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 7 - Worzel's Birthday

Worzel announces that his bestest birthday - for his head - is close. John and Sue begin planning a special surprise party, but the presence of Aunt Sally, once again, upsets proceedings. Will this really be the worst birthday Worzel's ever had?

Broadcast details

Saturday 12th December 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
Michael Ripper Mr Shepherd
Guest cast
Sarah Thomas Miss Maple
Laurence Harrington Landlord
Wally Thomas Elderly Gentleman
Frank Marlborough Saggy Tatersack
Writing team
Keith Waterhouse Writer
Willis Hall Writer
Production team
James Hill Director
James Hill Producer
Al Burgess Executive Producer
Roderic Cooke Editor
Christine Ruscoe Production Designer
Neil Cameron Composer
George Evans Composer
Hazel Peiser Series Designer

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