Creator and producer Ivor Wood was the man behind many favourite children’s TV shows. His first creation was the Magic Roundabout, originating in France. During the 1970’s he animated and directed such shows as Hattytown Tales, The Wombles and Paddington. In 1973 Woodland animations was founded and Wood created his most popular character, Postman Pat. May 2017 sees the 85th anniversary of his birth and to commemorate we have brought you this Wombles thimble..