"The Worst Witch" series is based on the first four "Worst Witch" books by Jill Murphy. It follows the adventures of Mildred Hubble, (Georgina Sherrington) a witch attending Cackles Academy... See full summary »
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Kate Duchêne ...
 Miss Constance Hardbroom / ... (40 episodes, 1998-2001)
Carrie Finlay ...
 Sybil (40 episodes, 1998-2001)
Emma Brown ...
 Maud Moonshine (38 episodes, 1998-2001)
Clare Coulter ...
 Miss Cackle / ... (38 episodes, 1998-2001)
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 Miss Drill (38 episodes, 1998-2001)
Harshna Brahmbhatt ...
 Jadu Wali (38 episodes, 1998-2001)
Holly Rivers ...
 Drusilla Paddock (38 episodes, 1998-2001)
Georgina Sherrington ...
 Mildred Hubble (37 episodes, 1998-2001)
Joanna Dyce ...
 Ruby Cherrytree (37 episodes, 1998-2001)
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 Enid Nightshade (34 episodes, 1998-2001)
Katy Allen ...
 Ethel Hallow (25 episodes, 1999-2001)
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 Miss Bat (24 episodes, 1998-2000)
Charlotte Powell ...
 Harriet Goodcharm (21 episodes, 1998-2000)
Poppy Gaye ...
 Griselda Blackwood (20 episodes, 1998-2001)
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"The Worst Witch" series is based on the first four "Worst Witch" books by Jill Murphy. It follows the adventures of Mildred Hubble, (Georgina Sherrington) a witch attending Cackles Academy. She's called the "Worst Witch" because she's always caught getting into trouble. Written by Carrie

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The TV series never explained where Miss Bat went after the second season. However promotional material on CITV claimed she went to live in Inner Mongolia. See more »

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Maybe "The Worst Witch" but certainly the best show!
25 March 2001 | by (england) – See all my reviews

The first time I saw "Worst Witch" was around halloween so I thought it would never be on again, you can just imagine my delight when I found out it was a series! I would HIGHLY suggest to everyone and anyone who might be wary about this children's show to watch it (at least once). You won't regret it (especially if you're like me and enjoy everything British and magical)!


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