Nineteenth century drama, adapted from Jacqueline Wilson's novel Hetty Feather. In Victorian London, feisty heroine Hetty Feather is trapped in the Foundling Hospital, the strict institution ruled over by the formidable Matron Bottomley. Aided by friends and thwarted by enemies, Hetty battles to win her freedom and finally find her real mother.
All ten episodes from the fourth series of the CBBC show based on the children's book by Jacqueline Wilson set in Victorian London. Having been abandoned as a baby at the Foundling Hospital, Hetty Feather (Isabel Clifton) has been fostered by a kind couple but after turning five-years-old she is forced to return to the hospital to begin her education. Hetty detests the strict regime and longs to leave the institution in search of her birth mother and a better life but will her dreams be realised when she finally escapes? In this series, Hetty makes a shocking discovery, Gideon (Dasharn Anderson) learns a secret and Hetty must put on a brave face when her oldest foe turns up. The episodes are: 'The New Arrival', 'Trouble', 'Family', 'Prisons', 'For Shame', 'Wolves', 'Pride', 'Fate', 'Truth' and 'The Birthday Party'.