Both Benny and Trisha are disillusioned with Grange Hill - Benny, because he gets called names like "gollywog" by the likes of Doyle, and Trisha because the rules about uniform are, to her mind, very strict. When Trisha wears nail varnish, Mr. Mitchell won't take any more excuses, and tells her he's going to write to her mother. When the letter arrives, Trisha takes it herself, but she knows she is only delaying the inevitable. On Monday, neither Benny nor Trisha are present at registration, although Benny was seen before school began. Ann knocks on Trisha's door at lunchtime - her mother is unaware that Trisha is not at school. Mr. Mitchell overhears Ann and Mary talking, and with Miss Mather taking his tutorial, he goes out to try to find the lost sheep. At the civic centre, both Trisha and Benny are spending their day thoroughly bored, looking at the paintings, and then bump into one another. They explain to each other why they are bunking off, coming to an understanding, and ...
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Final appearances of Lucinda Duckett as Ann Wilson; James Jebbia as Thomas Watson; Carole Nimmons as June Mather and Franco Manzi as Robo. See more
Written and Performed by Alan Hawkshaw See more