The BEST Episodes of Gates
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Oct 12, 2021
Gates is an ensemble comedy headed by Sue Johnston (The Royle Family), Tom Ellis (Miranda) and Joanna Page (Gavin & Stacey) set in the all too familiar chaos of the school gates. Mark and Helen are parents who've recently moved to the South East where their nine-year-old daughter is starting at a new primary school. And they're about to discover what happens when your children choose your friends.
#1 - Episode 2
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Aug 21, 2012
Pandemonium kicks off in the playground but it's the parents who are up to no good. Helen and Sarah exchange fisticuffs during 'Walk to School Week'.
#2 - Episode 3
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Aug 28, 2012
Mark gets paternal and prepares to play dirty to stop Chloe dating. When the school installs CCTV, Miss Hunter rebels - and gets the kids to join the revolution.
#3 - Episode 1
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Aug 14, 2012
Having recently moved to south-east England, Mark and Helen Pearson's daughter Chloe is about to start at a new primary school, but it's the parents with first-day nerves!
#4 - Episode 5
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Sep 11, 2012
The school locks up for the end of the first series and the Pearsons plan to go out with a bang - if they can stop Chloe being a goody two-shoes, that is.
#5 - Episode 4
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Sep 4, 2012
Chloe plans a sponsored sleep-out at the school for charity but the night is made extra uncomfortable for Helen when she suspects Aiden and Sarah are swingers.