Grange Hill

The BEST episodes of Grange Hill

Every episode of Grange Hill ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Grange Hill!

Grange Hill is a British children's soap opera television series originally made by the BBC and portraying life in a typical secondary school. The show began its run on 8 February 1978 on BBC1, and was one of the longest-running programmes on British television when it ended its run on 15 September 2008.

Last Updated: 10/31/2022Network:BBC One
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Episode 2
star
10.00
2 votes

#1 - Episode 2

Season 15 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/10/1992

Ms. Janowitz suggests the idea of a school newspaper, and Nat continues exhibit a changeable personae until it becomes evident that she is just one of a pair of twins.

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Episode 12
star
9.50
2 votes

#2 - Episode 12

Season 14 - Episode 12 - Aired 2/15/1991

On the day of the Dartmoor trip, Ray arrives with his brother's bike, and his wallet. Justine realizes that Chrissy is pregnant after all, and lied about her test.

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Episode 18
star
9.50
2 votes

#3 - Episode 18

Season 21 - Episode 18 - Aired 3/26/1998

Cracker and Gemma's mice escape, convincing Mrs. Holmes there is a rodent infestation. Wayne persuades Matt to tell the truth to Mr. Robson, and Sean is brought to justice.

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Episode 16
star
9.50
4 votes

#4 - Episode 16

Season 5 - Episode 16 - Aired 2/26/1982

It's time for the School Review, but will the satirical tone be too strong for Mrs. McClusky?

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Episode 4
star
9.33
3 votes

#5 - Episode 4

Season 4 - Episode 4 - Aired 1/9/1981

Gripper Stebson makes his first appearance and gives Grange Hill a bad reputation at the sweet shop. Mr Hicks seems to be a bit of a head-case at the swimming lesson: he pushes Christopher Stewart (Stewpot) who cuts his head. He talks his way out of it, when Stewpot's parents come to complain, because the boys are scared of him. Mr. Baxter announces that Mr Hicks will be taking P.E. Mr. Hicks now has it in for Stewpot. Miss Lexington senses something is wrong and speaks to Bullet Baxter, who reprimands her for listening to tittle-tattle, however, older kids are putting doubts in his mind, so he surreptitiously goes to watch Mr. Hicks in action. When he sees Hicks pushing Christopher to the ground, he calls him out and punches him on the jaw.

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Episode 16
star
9.00
4 votes

#6 - Episode 16

Season 7 - Episode 16 - Aired 2/24/1984

On an orienteering course, Mandy and Sarah move a control marker for a laugh, and Mr Baxter and Roland get hopelessly lost.

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Episode 19
star
9.00
2 votes

#7 - Episode 19

Season 12 - Episode 19 - Aired 3/7/1989

Plans are laid for the forthcoming Prom, and money is raised for Mr. Bronson's leaving present.

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Episode 13
star
9.00
2 votes

#8 - Episode 13

Season 16 - Episode 13 - Aired 2/16/1993

Robyn is missing, and the police search everywhere, including the travellers' camp. Justine gets a lesson in etiquette from Mr. Brisley.

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Episode 18
star
9.00
2 votes

#9 - Episode 18

Season 12 - Episode 18 - Aired 3/3/1989

Mauler is out for revenge on Gonch. A reporter for the local radio station comes to school. Tegs goes back to his old house.

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Episode 17
star
9.00
2 votes

#10 - Episode 17

Season 12 - Episode 17 - Aired 2/28/1989

Who will be Mauler's date? Matthew and Clarke find the owner of the ferocious dog.

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Episode 16
star
9.00
2 votes

#11 - Episode 16

Season 12 - Episode 16 - Aired 2/24/1989

Mr. Griffiths, Mauler and Ziggy make a search for the mystery intruder under the cover of darkness.

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Episode 13
star
9.00
2 votes

#12 - Episode 13

Season 12 - Episode 13 - Aired 2/14/1989

Gonch sees Mandy in a new light on the Isle of Wight trip. Georgina's been getting weird notes from an admirer, and Trevor keeps losing his beer.

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Episode 17
star
9.00
2 votes

#13 - Episode 17

Season 10 - Episode 17 - Aired 3/3/1987

Gonch convinces Trevor that the school is haunted. A teacher-student meeting ends abruptly when all of the students' ideas are summarily rejected.

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Episode 17
star
9.00
3 votes

#14 - Episode 17

Season 9 - Episode 17 - Aired 3/4/1986

Fay arranges a date with Mr. King. Ziggy plays a trick on Imelda at the swimming baths, but it doesn't have the result he expected.

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Episode 12
star
9.00
3 votes

#15 - Episode 12

Season 5 - Episode 12 - Aired 2/12/1982

A busy day at the zoo. Who is better behaved, Grange Hill or the animals?

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Episode 14
star
9.00
1 votes

#16 - Episode 14

Season 4 - Episode 14 - Aired 2/13/1981

Tucker devises a plan to prove that Alan is seeing Susi.

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Episode 10
star
9.00
2 votes

#17 - Episode 10

Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired 1/30/1981

A new questionnaire about school dinners ruffles feathers, and Cathy restarts the School Action Group.

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Episode 9
star
9.00
2 votes

#18 - Episode 9

Season 4 - Episode 9 - Aired 1/27/1981

Trisha gets involved with the school council when a rumour starts that school uniform might be brought back.

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Episode 8
star
9.00
2 votes

#19 - Episode 8

Season 4 - Episode 8 - Aired 1/23/1981

Duane is infatuated with Miss Lexington, and Danny's ill-conceived lottery falls foul of Gripper's dirty tricks.

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Episode 7
star
9.00
2 votes

#20 - Episode 7

Season 4 - Episode 7 - Aired 1/20/1981

The proposal of new costly sports gear causes an uproar.

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Episode 5
star
9.00
1 votes

#21 - Episode 5

Season 4 - Episode 5 - Aired 1/13/1981

While talking about the bad behaviour of Doyle, Trisha learns that the school has a file on her. Tucker seems confident about his art winning the Magazine Cover Competition, but Doyle seems determined to scupper him. Trisha and Susi have another meeting about their rights and problems- a poll is being held asking everyone about their opinions. Trisha goes to see Mrs. McClusky about being treated like kids, and asks to see her file. Alan finds Susi is at his house, and she ropes him into working out a plan of action.

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Episode 11
star
9.00
2 votes

#22 - Episode 11

Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired 2/12/1980

Pogo has an argument with Karen, in Woodwork, and he breaks her toast rack. Karen hires some help, who ambush him and remove his trousers. Tucker, Benny and Alan shortcut Mr Baxter's runaround the block by using a bus. Mr Baxter reconciles with Benny and cancels his detention. Enough money has been raised for the outdoor centre, but who will win the tug of war?

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Episode 9
star
9.00
1 votes

#23 - Episode 9

Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired 2/5/1980

Sutcliffe and Mooney seem to be having a lover's tiff, which pleases Cathy no end. Mr Hopwood is not pleased to find virtually no-ones come to the meeting about the outdoor centre - Doyle is blamed for doing nothing. Penny and Susi are determine to show how useless Doyle is as a council rep. They type a short piece for the school magazine, which is accepted at the last moment. The "Trading Post" makes a start with its hungry customers and sells out. Doyle finds out about the school magazine and confronts Penny, but she is rescued by Alan who has evidently taken a shine to Susi. The staff aren't amused by Penny's comments, worried because Doyle's father is on the council. All magazines are rounded up, and this annoys Andrew Stanton and Justin Bennett.

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Episode 11
star
9.00
2 votes

#24 - Episode 11

Season 4 - Episode 11 - Aired 2/3/1981

Doyle finds a market for the school's light bulbs, and it's increasingly difficult for Alan to find a place to smoke.

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Episode 6
star
9.00
3 votes

#25 - Episode 6

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired 1/25/1980

It's a case of too many cooks spoil the broth when it comes to catching the bike thieves, but perhaps Tucker will save the day. Tracy sees Mr. Sutcliffe and Miss Mooney holding hands outside a jewellers shop. Sally is visited in hospital by Tracey and Karen.

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