Grange Hill (1978–2008)
Becky and Alice use the crawlspace to spy on the staff, and start a peaceful canteen protest. Matthew sees the "Smugglers" from Richard's tree-house.


Riitta-Leena Lynn


Kay Trainer


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Episode credited cast:
Desmond Askew ... Richard
Luisa Bradshaw-White ... Maria
Julie Buckfield Julie Buckfield ... Natalie Stevens
Ian Congdon Ian Congdon ... Ted Fisk
George A. Cooper ... Mr. Griffiths
Toby Davies Toby Davies ... Smuggler #1
Alice Dawnay Alice Dawnay ... Alice Rowe
Nicholas Donnelly Nicholas Donnelly ... Mr. MacKenzie
John Drummond John Drummond ... Trevor Cleaver
Karen Ford Karen Ford ... Miss Booth
Nina Fry Nina Fry ... Robyn
Rebekah Joy Gilgan Rebekah Joy Gilgan ... Fran
Richard Hainsworth ... Peter - Pizzeria
Simone Hyams Simone Hyams ... Calley Donnington
Sonya Kearns Sonya Kearns ... Chrissy Mainwaring


Mr. Griffiths is horrified to find that the school's bottle recycling is going to be open to members of the public. Jacko's gang plan to go and watch Mike run up in Edinburgh. Alice and Becky get Julie Corrigan to look after their bags, and then do their disappearing trick - through a secret door in the toilets into a crawl space behind the wall. As a protest, the second formers are deliberately slow in the canteen queue - and then Akik wants to pay for his dinner in all pennies! Mr. Robson agrees that Georgina can go to Edinburgh - but to her annoyance, the school won't pay for her ticket. Alice and Becky go exploring in the crawlspace and find themselves about the Head's office. Lifting up a ceiling tile, they hear Mrs. McClusky say that if the canteen protests worsen then they will have to take some action. They spread the word that they want a large-scale protest the next day in the canteen. Jacko and Brian are rather unsuccessful in their aim to get stuff for their expedition to ... Written by Geffers

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Comedy | Drama | Family







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15 January 1991 (UK) See more »

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England, UK See more »

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Mersey Television See more »
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