The Worst Witch (1998–2001)

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"The Worst Witch" series is based on the 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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The new worst witch carries on from the orignal series The Worst Witch based on books by Jill Murphy. this time at Cackles Academy its no longer Mildred 'Millie' Hubble causing trouble its ... See full summary »

Stars: Alice Connor, Caroline O'Neill, Francesca Isherwood
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Kate Duchêne ...
 Miss Constance Hardbroom / ... (40 episodes, 1998-2001)
Emma Brown ...
 Maud Moonshine / ... (38 episodes, 1998-2001)
Clare Coulter ...
 Miss Cackle / ... (38 episodes, 1998-2001)
Claire Porter ...
 Miss Drill (38 episodes, 1998-2001)
Harshna Brahmbhatt ...
 Jadu Wali (38 episodes, 1998-2001)
Holly Rivers ...
 Drusilla Paddock (38 episodes, 1998-2001)
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 Mildred Hubble (37 episodes, 1998-2001)
Joanna Dyce ...
 Ruby Cherrytree (37 episodes, 1998-2001)
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 Enid Nightshade (34 episodes, 1998-2001)
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 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 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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Brilliant show
7 February 2005 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

"Onward ever striving onward, proudly on our brooms we fly...." People who think they are wiccans should realize that "The Worst Witch" is a comedy and yes it is actually quite witty and it's harmless fun. Miss Hardbroom gives you quick dry humour and she is every pupils nightmare. This is a brilliant wee show, good laughs and good story lines, OK abit far fetched but its all make believe about witches. It's not meant to be hardcore modern witches. Cackles Academy has no power and they are very traditional to witch craft.

It is a good show for kids to watch and to have fun with, a lovely wee slot for 30 minutes of the day. Well worth the watch! A+


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