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Series cast summary:
Kate Duchêne ...  Miss Constance Hardbroom / ... 40 episodes, 1998-2001
Carrie Finlay Carrie Finlay ...  Sybil 40 episodes, 1998-2001
Emma Brown Emma Brown ...  Maud Moonshine 38 episodes, 1998-2001
Clare Coulter ...  Miss Cackle / ... 38 episodes, 1998-2001
Claire Porter Claire Porter ...  Miss Drill 38 episodes, 1998-2001
Harshna Brahmbhatt Harshna Brahmbhatt ...  Jadu Wali 38 episodes, 1998-2001
Holly Rivers Holly Rivers ...  Drusilla Paddock 38 episodes, 1998-2001
Georgina Sherrington Georgina Sherrington ...  Mildred Hubble 37 episodes, 1998-2001
Joanna Dyce Joanna Dyce ...  Ruby Cherrytree 37 episodes, 1998-2001
Jessica Fox ...  Enid Nightshade 34 episodes, 1998-2001
Maria Bircher Maria Bircher ...  Maud Moonshine 26 episodes, 1998-2000
Katy Allen Katy Allen ...  Ethel Hallow 25 episodes, 1999-2001
Una Stubbs ...  Miss Bat 24 episodes, 1998-2000
Charlotte Powell Charlotte Powell ...  Harriet Goodcharm 21 episodes, 1998-2000
Poppy Gaye Poppy Gaye ...  Griselda Blackwood 20 episodes, 1998-2001


"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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14 July 1999 (USA) See more »

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Was filmed in Castle Coch in South Wales, UK. See more »

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From the episode Miss Cackle's Birthday Surprise onward, the opening sequence featured Jessica Fox (Enid) along with the other girls. See more »


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I liked it
11 November 2005 | by dlarsen-4See all my reviews

I don't really want to give my opinions on witches themselves, other than that it's ridiculous to form some sort of angry assumption that just because they're witches in a school that they're 'Wiccans'. It's a CHILDREN'S show. Not meant to be taken seriously, just for watching. I liked it when it was on, and think it did pretty well with the characters. If you're looking for a show that kids will enjoy watching (but hopefully won't take seriously and try to find a witch's school to join) then I think you should look into this one. It's funny, and even the girl who plays Mildred fits the part very well. Even though it's not on anymore, it was a pretty good show.

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