Grange Hill (1978–2008)

Episode #23.9 

Wayne doggedly searches for Alec, Adam's meeting with his father doesn't go well, and the Double Dare Gang decide that "Spring Heeled Jack" must walk the Earth again!


Jeremy Webb


Sarah Daniels


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Episode credited cast:
Sam Bardens Sam Bardens ... Adam Hawkins
Kate Bell Kate Bell ... Kelly Bradshaw
Thomas Carey Thomas Carey ... Alec Jones
Aidan David Aidan David ... James 'Arnie' Arnold
Oliver Elmidoro Oliver Elmidoro ... Tom Smith
Jenny Galloway ... Mrs. Davenport
Sally Geoghegan Sally Geoghegan ... Miss Carver
Kelly George ... Ray Haynes
Laura Hammett Laura Hammett ... Sarah-Jane Webster
Craig Heaney ... Sam
Daniel Lee Daniel Lee ... Ben Miller
Diana Magness Diana Magness ... Evelyn Wright
Jonathon Marchant-Heatley Jonathon Marchant-Heatley ... Sam 'Cracker' Bacon
Marcel McCalla Marcel McCalla ... Nathan Charles
Charlotte McDonagh Charlotte McDonagh ... Lisa West


It's Saturday and Sarah-Jane meets up with Wayne, but her hopes of having some fun are dashed when he explains they are going to be handing out leaflets to the homeless, in order to find Alec. Kelly and Evelyn are out shopping, but Evelyn has brought boyfriend Simon along. Kelly realises that Evelyn just wants her there as an excuse to her mother as to who she is with. The Double Dare Gang are pleased to find their alleyway alien has had some newspaper coverage - but they are confused by a report about a local thinking it was the return of "Spring Heeled Jack." They investigate and find that this is a legendary character who visits the Earth every 100 years. They decide that they will create Spring Heeled Jack themselves as another surprise for Mr. Robson. Sarah-Jane's day is turning out to be no fun at all, insulted by the homeless, and Wayne even asks her for cash to buy some information from a guy in an underpass. She walks off in a huff, but moments later, the tunnels become ... Written by Geffers

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Comedy | Drama | Family







Release Date:

22 February 2000 (UK) See more »

Filming Locations:

England, UK

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Mersey Television See more »
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