Grange Hill (1978–2008)
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Episode #21.5 

"Episode #21.5" is an episode of Grange Hill starring Sam Bardens, Kate Bell, and Rachel Bell. Joanna confesses her alcoholism to her mother. Franco's indoor baseball causes Adam to smash some glass in Max's house, and Ian breaks Max's glasses, blaming Adam.




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Episode credited cast:
Sam Bardens ... Adam Hawkins
... Kelly Bradshaw
... Mrs. Holmes
Francesco Bruno ... Franco Savi
Dominic Carrara ... Christophe Urdy
Lee Cornes ... Mr. Hankin
Aidan David ... James 'Arnie' Arnold
Oliver Elmidoro ... Tom Smith
... Chris Longworth
Sally Geoghegan ... Miss Carver
... Ray Haynes
Tilly Gerrard ... Sian O'Brien
John J. Joseph ... Ian Hudson (as John Hudson)
Melanie Joseph ... Lauren Phillips
Patti Love ... Mrs. Day


Ray makes a disturbing discovery in the morning - Joanna lying amongst the refuse. Mr. Robson opens a letter, and shouts "yes!" joyfully. His pleasure is diminished as he walks into the playground, and is struck by a "snakeboard"-borne Lisa. In the staffroom, Mr. Robson is applauded for getting the job of Head. Lisa is upset by Tom's showing off of his expertise on his snake-board. Something makes her challenge him to a race - if she wins, she gets the board - Gemma promises to help. Max and Adam are unified in their disgust at Mr. Jones's bullying in P.E. Joanna's in hospital, and her mother tries to get to the root of what's up with her. Joanna confesses she hates herself and explains she's been drinking for a year. Adam goes to Max's house, and with Franco and Max's other friends plays pool. Franco suggests they play Chinese baseball - using the cue as a baseball bat, and Adam's hit breaks a glass cabinet in the house. Adam walks away, and Max tells him not to come back. The next ... Written by Geffers

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Comedy | Drama | Family





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10 February 1998 (UK)  »

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