Grange Hill

Episode #13.20 - S13-E20

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

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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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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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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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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Episode #2.10 - S2-E10

Visible crew/equipment: In the final scene in the headmaster's office when Mr Mitchell says "I know its your decision headmaster" the microphone is in shot at the top of the screen.

Episode #1.7 - S1-E7

Visible crew/equipment: When Peters is telling Mr Mitchell about Doyle and Robo bullying him into voting for Robo a shadow of the boom mike is seen on the wall.

Episode #23.19 - S23-E19

Visible crew/equipment: Colin and Nathan intervene when the two older bullies are being abusive to Spencer, Calvin and Anika. After the bullies have gone a boom mike shadow can be seen on Colin's coat.

Episode #17.8 - S17-E8

Visible crew/equipment: Martha Jordan enters the room when Mr Robson is interviewing Brian about the assault on Jessica. As Brian leaves the room she walks towards Robson and a shadow of the camera and a sound man holding a boom mike can be seen on her green jacket.

Exams - S5-E18

Visible crew/equipment: There is a boom mike shadow on Mr Hopwood's shirt when he says "come on you lot, inside" to Pogo, Stewpot, Gripper and Denny, after Gripper and Denny threaten Pogo and stewpot in the corridor.

Episode #4.7 - S4-E7

Visible crew/equipment: After Rosie and Suzi come out of Mrs Mccluskey's office, as Suzi says "hey Rosie" there is a boom mike shadow on the wall to the left of the door, then when Suzi goes back into Mrs Mcclusky's office there is another boom mike shadow on the wall.

Episode #2.18 - S2-E18

Visible crew/equipment: When the exhibition is being set up in the hall there is a boom mike shadow on the wall when Mr Mitchell walks over to speak to Trisha and Cathy.

Episode #2.7 - S2-E7

Visible crew/equipment: When Mr Sutcliffe returns to his class after telling Mr Llewellyn that he has a problem with Simon Shaw, a boom mike shadow can be seen on the back of the heads of the two pupils nearest the camera.

Episode #2.1 - S2-E1

Visible crew/equipment: In the changing room after the football match, when Joey Singer and Simon Shaw are arguing a shadow of the camera can be seen on the wall behind Simon.

Episode #1.3 - S1-E3

Visible crew/equipment: Just after Mr Mitchell tells Tucker to move back to the desk he should be sitting at, a boom mike shadow can be seen on Ann Wilson. (00:05:00)

Episode #1.4 - S1-E4

Visible crew/equipment: There is a boom mike shadow on the wall in the entrance passage when Tucker, Alan, Benny and Tommy return to the swimming pool to look for Benny's medal.

Episode #18.9 - S18-E9

Visible crew/equipment: In the girls changing room before the rugby match when Jessica and Paula are bickering, the shadow of a camera and its operator moving can be seen on the lockers.

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..."

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