Worzel Gummidge. Worzel Gummidge (Jon Pertwee). Copyright: Southern Television
Worzel Gummidge

Worzel Gummidge (1979)

  • TV sitcom
  • ITV1
  • 1979 - 1981
  • 31 episodes (4 series)

Jon Pertwee and Una Stubbs star in a childrens' sitcom about a scarecrow who comes to life. Also features Mike Berry, Jeremy Austin, Charlotte Coleman, Geoffrey Bayldon, Megs Jenkins and more.

Episode menu

Series 2, Episode 4 - The Trial Of Worzel Gummidge

Overhearing Mr Braithwaite discussing the purchase of a new electronic scarecrow machine, Worzel attempts to put additional effort into his duties by hurling projectiles at the birds in his field. Unfortunately one hits the Crowman, who promptly puts him on trial.

Broadcast details

Sunday 27th January 1980
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 9th February 2024 6:00pm TPTV

Cast & crew

Jon Pertwee Worzel Gummidge
Una Stubbs Aunt Sally
Jeremy Austin John
Charlotte Coleman Sue
Geoffrey Bayldon Crowman
Norman Bird Mr Braithwaite
Guest cast
Steve Gardner Mr Collinson
Bill Maynard Sgt Beetroot
Writing team
Keith Waterhouse Writer
Willis Hall Writer
Production team
James Hill Director
James Hill Producer
Lewis Rudd Executive Producer
David Pick Associate Producer
Christopher Wentzell Editor
Hazel Peiser Production Designer
Neil Cameron Composer
George Evans Composer

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