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The Wombles 1970s TV episodes

The original BBC TV series began in 1973 and had 60 five-minute episodes, narrated by Bernard Cribbins. Here is a synopsis of each classic episode.

The 1990s TV Wombles

The Wombles 1990s TV episodes

A brand new Wombles series came to the ITV channel in 1998, with a new look, more characters and different voices. Each episode lasts ten minutes, twice the length of the 1970s episodes. Here is a list of all the modern episodes.

The Wombles 35th Anniversary Collection DVD

Wombles DVDs – 1990s TV series

In the UK, episodes from the 1998-1999 television series were only available on VHS videos. But the complete series was released on DVD in Australia.

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The Wombles on Jackanory

Before the animated TV series of The Wombles, stories from the first two books were broadcast on Jackanory in 1969 and 1971.