UNDERGROUND, OVERGROUND… and oversold during the seventies, if you ask us. Were two films and countless singles and albums really necessary? MIKE BATTery aside, the original stop-mo series was a cracker. The furry, prehensile-nosed Wombles (Great Uncle Bulgaria, Tobermory, Orinoco, Bungo, Tomsk, Wellington, Madame Cholet, Adelaide) tidied up Wimbledon Common with their tidy-bags, making good use of the things that they found. BERNARD CRIBBINS narrated as well as can be done.