1 9 5 3 (UK)
4 x 30 minute episodes
This four-part children’s comedy from the BBC starred Frank Atkinson as the animated scarecrow Worzel.
Written for television by Worzel creator Barbara Euphan Todd, the series was produced by Pamela Brown.
The character of Worzel Gummidge would return to television 25 years later with Jon Pertwee in the title role.
Totti Truman Taylor