Grange Hill: Season 17, Episode 17

Episode #17.17 (1 Mar. 1994)

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Year Seven put pressure on Mr. Parrott's rapidly failing voice to get him out of the choir. Justine and Maria secretly record Martha's singing and replay it to the music teacher so that she'll go to Germany with Mr. Robson.



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Episode credited cast:
Paul Bigley ...
Dave Greenman
Luisa Bradshaw-White ...
Maria Watts
Lucie Carey ...
Lee Cornes ...
Belinda Crane ...
Lucy Mitchell
Aidan David ...
Dena Davis ...
Martha Jordan
Rochelle Gadd ...
Dill Lodge
Jamie Groves ...
Josh Davis
Steven Hammett ...
Dudley Wesker
Abigail Hart ...
Paula Webster
Melanie Joseph ...
Lauren Phillips
Mrs. Manyeke


Mr. Robson agrees to go to Germany. Lovelorn Mr. Parrott's voice is suffering from his increased smoking: in an effort to persuade Mr. Parrott not to go with the choir, Anna with her friend tries to make the teacher talk as much as possible in Maths. "There's something strange in the air," says Mr. Hankin - and after he's gone, the squeaky-wheeled trolley is moved to another safe location for the next bout in computer tennis. Things look bad for Sam - one set down to Dave the Caretaker. Meanwhile Mr. Hankin is lecturing Mr. Parrott about smoking, but to his horror Mr. Parrott breaks down in tears. Later, he gets more grief from the Year 9's who get the increasingly suffering teacher to repeat German phrases. Further, Mr. Parrott's dropped engagement ring is found, and passed round, until Josh innocently suggests he take it to Mr. Robson. Mr. Parrott's coughing destroys the morale in choir practice. Deviously, Justine and Maria ask Martha Jordan to sing an American song to them - ... Written by Geffers

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