Bad Education. Alfie (Jack Whitehall). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

Bad Education

BBC Three sitcom about a bad teacher. 19 episodes (3 series), 2012 - 2014. Stars Jack Whitehall, Mathew Horne, Sarah Solemani, Layton Williams and others.

Series 1, Episode 2 - Sex Education

Alfie becomes embroiled in a web of horror when an exercise in parental appeasement goes disastrously wrong. It's not long before he finds himself leading a sex education class in front of students, parents, angry Mumsnet users, and a couple of foreign exchange students...

Further details

Bad Education. Alfie (Jack Whitehall). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

Abbey Grove School parents are worried about the impending arrival of the French exchange students, after Jean Claude and his French classmates ran riot leaving a wake of lovestruck teenagers behind them the previous year.

This year, Fraser is determined to prove to the angry parents that he has got everything under control, especially with his right-hand man Alfie by his side. But is Alfie really the right man to entrust with a sex education class?

Broadcast details

Tuesday 21st August 2012
BBC Three
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Jack Whitehall Alfie
    Mathew Horne Fraser
    Sarah Solemani Miss Gulliver
    Layton Williams Stephen
    Ethan Lawrence Joe
    Nikki Runeckles Chantelle
    Kae Alexander Jing
    Jack Binstead Rem Dogg
    Jack Bence Grayson
    Charlie Wernham Mitchell
    Michelle Gomez Pickwell
    Leila Hoffman Mrs Mollinson
    Guest cast
    Jason Barnett Mr Smith
    Jake Davies Glitorish Pupil
    Gilles Geary Dirk
    Susy Kane Mrs Lythgoe
    Kelechi Nwanokwi Shazanay
    Chantelle Prince Sexy Dancer
    Liz Sutherland Librarian
    Hilary Whitehall Mrs Carmichael (Stephen's Mum)
    Lewis Macleod Mr Mollinson (Voice)
    Writing team
    Jack Whitehall Writer
    Simon Carlyle Script Editor
    Jeremy Dyson Script Editor
    Ben Cavey Writer (Additional Material)
    Freddy Syborn Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Ben Gosling Fuller Director
    Pippa Brown Producer
    Ben Cavey Producer
    Chris Sussman Executive Producer
    Sophie Clarke-Jervoise Executive Producer
    Ben Blaine Editor
    Chris Blaine Editor
    Dennis De Groot Production Designer
    Vince Pope Composer


    Alfie caught leaving the girls' toilets

    Grayson catches Alfie and Joe leaving the girls' toilet together and blackmail ensues over a compromising photo.

    Featuring: Jack Whitehall (Alfie), Ethan Lawrence (Joe), Jack Bence (Grayson).


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