"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.
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At the time of production, only four books in The Worst Witch series had been published. After the popularity of the TV series, Jill Murphy published three more books. See more
The opening credits for the pilot feature a different music track than the other episodes which have the school song as the theme. See more