Grange Hill

Grange Hill (1978)

294 mistakes

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Season 3 generally

Continuity mistake: The third years in this series were first years in series two.

Episode #2.8 - S2-E8

Audio problem: When Cathy and Trisha are walking to the post office with Mr Hargreaves walking behind them their mouths are not moving in sync with their dialogue. (00:09:55)

Episode #13.20 - S13-E20

Visible crew/equipment: When the minibus arrives at the running track the camera crew are reflected in the windows.

Field Trip - S6-E6

Continuity mistake: When Roland plays his tape recorder on the coach, the woman on the tape says "lightest lemon sponge I've ever tasted - she used to bake, yes I remember, mind you she worked hard that woman..." But in the cafe Roland didn't start recording until she said "mind you she worked hard..."

Episode #11.19 - S11-E19

Continuity mistake: The police say Ronnie won't have a criminal record. Mrs McClusky then says it will be off her record at 17.

Episode #15.20 - S15-E20

Continuity mistake: In the final scene during the baseball game when Ray is batting he is wearing a hat, the angle changes when he starts running and his hat has disappeared.

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Episode #13.9 - S13-E9

Other mistake: When Mike is showing Robbie the newspaper in the school common room it is dated August. The school year runs from September to July, schools are closed during August for the summer holidays.

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New Faces - S6-E2

Other mistake: Jeremy tells Zammo and Jonah that his school, Rodney Bennett, has a headmaster called Mr Rathbone, but according to the sign outside Rodney Bennett the school has a head mistress, called Miss Carol.

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Thuggies - S6-E4

Continuity mistake: In the final scene during the confrontation at the school gates between Gripper's and Woody's gangs, when Mr Hopwood intervenes, the parked cars on the road opposite the school change between shots.

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Thuggies - S6-E4

Visible crew/equipment: The lighting rig is reflected in the door window of Mr Hopwood's registration class every time it is opened.

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School Revue - S5-E16

Visible crew/equipment: When Trisha is on stage doing her act with the dogs there is a shadow of the boom mike on the scenery behind her.

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Despair - S5-E15

Revealing mistake: When Gripper and Roland are fighting in the toilets the walls move whenever the two boys fall against them.

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Sex Education - S5-E3

Visible crew/equipment: When Clare Scott is talking to her mum in the corridor there is a reflection of the boom mike in the door window behind Mrs Scott.

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Episode #3.11 - S3-E11

Visible crew/equipment: Pogo exits the cloak room and the four girls ambush him to steal his trousers. There is a boom mike shadow on the wall to the left of the door.

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Episode #2.14 - S2-E14

Continuity mistake: Tucker, Benny and Alan are chased out of Brookdale by five boys, but when they are in the street outside the school there are only four.

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Episode #2.13 - S2-E13

Character mistake: Miss Summers tells Mr Sutcliffe that she has to check on some our third year friends meaning Jackie Heron, Brenda and Lucy. But these three girls are in fact fifth years.

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Open Day - S6-E9

Visible crew/equipment: When Miss Mooney tells Roland he is exaggerating, a boom mike shadow is visible on the back of two girls' heads.

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New Faces - S6-E2

Visible crew/equipment: During the girls' PE lesson there is a boom mike shadow on the gymnasium wall.

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Season 7 generally

Continuity mistake: During series 6 Jeremy Irvine (Jonah's cousin) is a pupil at Rodney Bennett school and a year younger than Jonah, but when Jeremy transfers to Grange Hill this series he is in the same year as Jonah.

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Settling In - S5-E2

Visible crew/equipment: As Mrs Browning is leaving Mrs Mclusky's office a boom mike shadow is seen on the back of her coat.

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Season 5 generally

Trivia: Future supermodel Naomi Campbell appears throughout series 5 as an uncredited extra.

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