Grange Hill (1978–2008)

Linford Christie 

Neil Timpson gets taught a lesson. Rod's time as a caretaker comes to a sudden end, and Mr. Robson arranges a surprise for the disillusioned Mike.


Richard Kelly


David Angus


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Episode credited cast:
John Alford John Alford ... Robbie Wright
Roger Ashton-Griffiths ... Walt
Cristina Avery Cristina Avery ... Mrs. Glanville (as Christina Avery)
Julie Buckfield Julie Buckfield ... Natalie Stevens
Sarah Butler Sarah Butler ... Pupil
David Cann David Cann ... Mr. Bentley
Linford Christie Linford Christie ... Himself
Urvashi Chugani Urvashi Chugani ... Dipti
Ian Congdon Ian Congdon ... Ted Fisk
George A. Cooper ... Mr. Griffiths
Lee Cornes Lee Cornes ... Mr. Hankin
Alice Dawnay Alice Dawnay ... Alice Rowe
Nicholas Donnelly Nicholas Donnelly ... Mr. MacKenzie
John Drummond John Drummond ... Trevor Cleaver
Joshua Fenton Joshua Fenton ... Mauler McCaul


Calley is still having blood tests for her monkey scratch. Neil Timpson's homework has become mysteriously blank. He can't work out what trick Akik (who did the work) has pulled - not knowing about the supply of "invisible ink". Time's up for Rod - no-one wants to play cards with him any more, and Walt has turned up for recompense - he takes a school video recorder as down payment. Tegs is puzzled when someone calling himself his dad turns up at school, but it is the genuine article. His dad is a bit put out by Tegs's uninterested manner, but gives him a new address. Outside, Walt is leaving with the video recorder, but passes Mauler who is immediately suspicious. He and Mr. Robson apprehend Walt, but Rod is watching nervously, worried about the repercussions heading his way. He's given the boot, but not before revealing a few home truths about Mauler, Trevor and Ted who lose their Vigilante Committee badges. Mike's big race is on the same day as his court case - he seems to be ... Written by Geffers

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Comedy | Drama | Family







Release Date:

6 March 1990 (UK) See more »

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England, UK

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Mersey Television See more »
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Final appearance of Wayne Norman as Rod See more »

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