Wimbledon Guardian exclusively revealed ‘shock plans’ to build Wombledonia on the site of Wimbledon Greyhound Stadium… on April Fools’ Day.
It’s 40 years since The Wombles first appeared on our TV screens on 5 February 1973 – take a look back at the making of the programme and the people involved.
What is it about kids’ TV that makes journalists so self-conscious? It’s as if they feel the need to cover their embarrassment with innuendo, clichés and ‘ironic’ jokes.
Visit a random page from Tidy Bag’s history – there’s a wombling new surprise every time!