Clangers, Bagpuss & Co.

Lichfeild Street, Wolverhampton, WV1 1DU

Oliver Postgate’s voice and Peter Firmin’s puppets shaped the childhood memories of millions since they started collaborating in the 1950s. As well as telling the story of Bagpuss and the Clangers, the exhibition from the V&A Museum of Childhood goes behind the scenes of some of their other creations, including Pogles’ Wood, Noggin the Nog and Ivor the Engine.

Enter the world of Smallfilms to discover original puppets, sets, and filming equipment. See how characters developed, and learn how Oliver and Peter developed their stop-frame animation techniques. Have a go yourself using 21st-century technology.


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From 10 February 2018 To 29 April 2018 as per opening times at at Wolverhampton Art Gallery.


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