Funeral for Wombles designer

The funeral for the mother of the Wombles creator was held on Friday. Elaine Batt died in Yeovil District Hospital.

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Farewell to Wombles costume creator

Children's favourite 'The Wombles' said goodbye to a very special person on Friday, with the funeral of Elaine Batt taking place.

For years, Elaine designed and made the costumes for the Wombles pop group.

She died in Yeovil Hospital in June at the age of 87 and had spent her latter years living in South Petherton.

Her son, musician Mike Batt, spoke to our Reporter Mel Bloor, about his mum:

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