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

Worzel Gummidge (1979)

ITV sitcom about a scarecrow. 31 episodes (4 series), 1979 - 1981. Stars Jon Pertwee, Una Stubbs, Mike Berry, Jeremy Austin and others.

Series 3, Episode 2 - Dolly Clothes-Peg

Jealousies develop when Worzel meets a warm-hearted Cockney dressmaker's dummy called Dolly Clothes-Peg. Meanwhile, Aunt Sally is smitten by a fairground strongman. But the course of true love doesn't run smooth for scarecrows, and Worzel returns to his deserted post at Scatterbrook Farm.

Broadcast details

Saturday 8th November 1980
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Jon Pertwee Worzel Gummidge
Una Stubbs Aunt Sally
Geoffrey Bayldon Crowman
Guest cast
Mike Reid Fairground Owner
David Lodge The Strong Man
Lorraine Chase Dolly Clothes-Peg
Debby Cumming The Waitress
Fran Fullen Wider The Fat Lady
Writing team
Keith Waterhouse Writer
Willis Hall Writer
Production team
James Hill Director
James Hill Producer
Lewis Rudd Executive Producer

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