Lying is a way of life for Jay and it always gets him out of trouble. But, when he is guilty of stealing a laptop, Jay cannot fall back on his lies, he must tell the truth.
With the DG snowed in by a blizzard and left without any care workers on Christmas Eve, Sasha must step up to take charge and save Christmas from the brink of chaos.
Faced with a momentous dilemma, Jody retreats into the fictional Wonderland.
As the DG settle in to celebrate Halloween with a round of spooky stories, the bone-chilling tales of ghosts and witches may be too much for some.
While volunteering at a food bank with Viv, Scott catches a girl stealing supplies. Learning that she is desperate, Scott tries to help, but soon discovers that all is not what ...
Bec believes she has found a kindred spirit when she bonds with new arrival Ruby, but a shocking turn of events brings Bec face to face with the demons of her past.
When the office window gets smashed, Bird quickly finds himself as the main suspect. Desperate to prove his innocence, Bird searches for the true culprit behind the crime.
Jay is outraged to discover that his arch-rival Elliot has stolen a small trophy from his bedroom. He’s crossed the line! Their rivalry started when Jay beat Elliot at a & ...
Daunted by work experience at a hospital, Finn also has a big decision to make about his future. He escapes into his imagination in an attempt to find the answer.
After clashing with a rival boxer, Jody loses control of her anger in a shocking incident. Hiding her actions, Jody will soon have to finally confront the demons of her past.
Bird is stunned to see ghosts from their childhood dramatically return and is pushed into taking drastic action to protect Jay, whatever the cost.
May-Li’s thrilled when her wife Alice visits the DG for the first time, but it soon becomes clear that May-Li is more dedicated to her job than she realised.
Jody is excited to take on work experience with brother Luke, but the challenges and pressures of stepping into different surroundings and being an adult may push her too far.
Katy is confident that her mum is ready to look after her again, but when Maria shows signs of taking a step backwards, Katy takes drastic action in a bid to help her mum.
Tyler and Jody’s bond is closer than ever, but as both face a major turning point in their lives, a huge decision looms over them.
Tyler’s life is turned upside down when he is faced with a life-changing opportunity. With unfinished business in the DG, Tyler must make an impossible choice.
Viv is hopeful for a fresh start when her estranged Uncle Ray returns, promising that he’s turned his life around, but her loyalty to her uncle is soon put to the test.
Taz’s patience is tested after she discovers that her dad has a new girlfriend. With fears growing about the memory of her mum, Taz will do whatever it takes to protect it.
Worried that the YP think she is too boring and safe, Chloe begins breaking the house rules as she becomes a ‘fixer’. However, her actions threaten to get everybody ...
When Tyler receives some tragic news about his dad, he goes on an emotional journey to learn more about where he came from and the sort of life he'd like to lead.
Love is in the air as Ashdene Ridge celebrates Valentine’s Day, but the most romantic day of the year doesn’t go exactly according to plan for the YP.
Things are looking up when Floss is given the chance to be fostered by her dream family, but her struggle to behave as perfectly as she may need to threatens to spoil everything.
Sasha becomes convinced that a well-known street artist has stolen her idea and her uphill battle to prove the truth and defend her rights opens up further wounds.
As Chloe and the DG prepare to celebrate Burns Night with a surprise visitor, Bec struggles to hide a secret about her past on an emotional anniversary.
With May-Li gone and Al in charge, the DG is in chaos. With divisions emerging, Tyler must rally to take back control and get Ashdene Ridge back to normal.
As May-Li faces the most important day of her career, Jody's paranoia sets in, pushing her temper to breaking point as it threatens to spoil May-Li's chance at promotion.
There is heartbreak, hilarity, stupidity, and frivolity, in true Dumping Ground fashion, as the night of the prom verges on becoming a night of disaster
When Mike awakens from a terrible nightmare, he sets out to work hard and take his mind off things. As his day spirals out of control, however, Mike's nightmare becomes a r ...
Mike is forced to revisit his past when he attends a school reunion in Ireland. However, the longer Mike spends in his hometown, the more buried secrets begin to reveal themselves.
Chloe's video game obsession is pushing her away from the rest of a house and, when she meets with a stranger online, she is intent on taking a huge risk to find a connecti ...
Finn is swimming every day and, with the help of Alex making him laugh, he is getting faster too. So fast, in fact, that Alex orchestrates Finn’s qualification into a race ...
When comedienne Amy Hill visits the DG looking for volunteers for a local comedy show, Bird can’t help but look on in wonder. He’d love to have the confidence to do ...
Bec wastes no time in making an impression on her first day at Ashdene Ridge by making a fire in the back garden.\n\nMeanwhile, after seeing Bec's fire in the garden, Taz a ...
Tyler is invited on a holiday to Spain with Sally and Kamal. However, he a big problem - he can't afford it, so he has a yard sale to earn the cash.\n\nMeanwhile, Floss dec ...
Charlie arrives at a key turning point in her life as she prepares to go on her trip to the Galapagos Islands, but some unfinished business with Alex threatens to derail her pla ...
Taz’s hopes for a future with her dad hang in the balance when doubts arise about Jerome's well-being. Resorting to drastic measures, Taz is determined to keep Jerome ...
Entering a short film competition, the DG is full of lofty ideas but as creative differences emerge, their Hollywood romance teeters on the verge of becoming a disaster movie.
Jody's continual complaints about the DG leave Mike with no choice. Jody accepts the challenge to be care worker for the day, but the job may not be as easy as she first th ...
Ryan must finally come face to face with the demons from his past following the sudden return of his mum. Panicked, Ryan must go to extreme lengths to protect him and Chloe.
Jay’s ego reaches dangerous new heights following the offer of an open day and interview at a prestigious school, but it threatens to get the better of him.
Charlie’s world is turned upside down following her mum’s release from Prison. Charlie’s determined to build bridges, but reconnecting with her mum may not be ...
Attending a college fair, Sasha bumps into Josh but there’s one problem - he’s got a new girlfriend. Sasha resorts to extreme action as her jealously reaches new hei ...
Chloe is furious when she’s overlooked for a trip to the cinema. With advice from Ryan about how to get what she wants, Chloe tests the boundaries of life in the DG. With ...
Outraged to find her enemy, Ross, will be staying at the DG for a short while, Floss sets a path for revenge. May-Li’s in the mist of a childcare crisis and has to bring b ...
Candi-Rose is on a mission. With the help Jay and Bird, she escapes the confines of the DG as Mike lectures the YP about homework. With Bird in support, Candi-Rose plays her car ...
Tyler can't decide whether to give Jody a necklace, or what kind of career path he’d like to take. Meanwhile, he is tasked with looking after Ms Bloomfield’s da ...
Ryan’s ego is boosted when Mike selects him to go with Charlie to volunteer with the police. It’s a chance to prove himself. It’s no police station, though - i ...
Blindsided by the return of his mother, Alex struggles to keep his anger at bay. Aileen wants to reconnect with her son, but Alex may not be so willing to forgive and forget.
Jody rallies the YP together to investigate the truth behind Sasha’s actions that sent her to Secure, but a relentless Freya stands in their way.
Sasha’s life is turned upside down by new guests to the DG. Reunited with Freya, an old friend from her criminal past, Sasha is unconvinced that Freya has reformed.
It's Mike's wedding day but, with the groom missing, everyone must unite to save the day.
Charlie is faced with her biggest test when a visit to her grandad takes an unexpected turn.
Jody must decide between a future with Brandon or facing up to her true feelings for Tyler.
Life in the DG is about to change as Steven Redpen arrives announcing an experiment to split the boys and girls into separate areas of the house. As the trial underway, the YP b ...
Alex is forced to confront his worst fears when work experience at Lily's cafe doesn't go as he planned.
Jay's plan to seize the day brings him face to face with the memories of his childhood.
Jody learns a lesson in selfishness when the YP are forced to tidy up an abandoned school.
Tyler takes drastic action in an effort to protect his mum from her new boyfriend.
Charlie has to face the reality of her Grandad's condition when he comes to visit the DG.
Bird's lack of confidence is put to the test while on a trip to a nature reserve.
Joseph's determination to be perfect for a foster family forces him to reflect on his past.
Sasha's pushed to take extreme action when she finds herself stuck reliving the same day.
Someone knows that Ryan stole the watch, and he's determined to find out who's trying to blackmail him. Forced to ride a trike and dress up as a clown in front of the ...
Accidentally stopping a burglar, Ryan earns hero status in the house. With a video of his heroism going viral, Ryan's ego keeps on growing. Chancing upon a pocket watch fal ...
With the YP constantly arguing, Mike cancels a trip to the theme park. Tyler offers up the perfect solution for no more arguments for the rest of the day. Setting off an amnesty ...
Feeling threatened by May-Li and the other YP, Jay resorts to drastic measures to protect his brother. Jay accuses May-Li of hitting him. Ashdene Ridge is thrown into chaos as t ...
It's competition time as Ashdene Ridge takes on rival care home Graybridge. Named captain, Charlie's competitive side shows after Emi and Amelie from Graybridge draw h ...
A chance encounter puts Alex face to face with a woman he believes to be his mum. Full of emotion, Alex has a million and one questions. With the help of Charlie, Alex goes digg ...
Now with a plan, Tyler races back to get everyone to face their fears in order to leave the island. Coming to terms with how much Jody really means to him, Tyler faces his fear ...
Today's the day that Sasha leaves Ashdene Ridge and returns home. Full of enthusiasm, Sasha records her vlog interviewing the YP. With a chipped bone in her toe, Floss deci ...
The YP pile their problems on Tyler’s shoulders and rather than face them, Tyler escapes to his safe place, his desert island. His perfect paradise is soon short lived whe ...
Saddened to hear that his friend doesn't want a birthday party, Finn sets out to change Alex's mind with the help of his imaginary dad, Billy. Meanwhile, Joseph's ...
Feeling forgotten about being left out, Candi-Rose looks to boost her popularity with her knowledge of shopping. She impresses the YP and but soon becomes overwhelmed by demands ...
The pressure rises on Jody as she's torn between a future with her mum or one at Ashdene Ridge. She flips and inadvertently injures Archie. It's a step too far for Mik ...
With her mum embarrassed that she lives in care, Jody is forced to play happy families. As the pressure mounts, Jody's anger rises, and this doesn't go unnoticed by Mi ...
Drama series. Frank's new job is jeopardised when he is reunited with an old friend.
Johnny and Tee have very different reactions when their mother reappears in their lives.
Floss meets some prospective parents, while Rick and Carmen's friendship is tested to breaking point.
When Johnny tackles a mugger, he discovers hidden talents that point to a possible new future for him.
Bailey's dreams are thrown into jeopardy when his football coach shows his true colours.
Faith and Rick are at loggerheads, while Mo and Bailey become unlikely allies.