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 4, Episode 2 - The Golden Hind

A new fish and chip shop opens in the village, causing an unending amount of distractions for all. Worzel quickly becomes friends with its nautical mascot, Jolly Jack.

Broadcast details

Saturday 7th November 1981
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Jon Pertwee Worzel Gummidge
Una Stubbs Aunt Sally
Mike Berry Mr Peters
Jeremy Austin John
Charlotte Coleman Sue
Geoffrey Bayldon Crowman
Norman Bird Mr Braithwaite
Michael Ripper Mr Shepherd
Guest cast
Patrick Newell Mr Fletcher
Bernard Cribbins Jolly Jack
James Coyle Mr Arkinshaw
Writing team
Keith Waterhouse Writer
Willis Hall Writer
Production team
James Hill Director
James Hill Producer
Al Burgess Executive Producer
Christopher Wentzell Editor
Christine Ruscoe Production Designer
Neil Cameron Composer
George Evans Composer
Hazel Peiser Series Designer

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