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 3, Episode 1 - Strike

The summer term has started, and Fraser's got the school into dire financial straits. Things are so bad he's got to sack a member of staff, but Miss Gulliver is not going to let it happen without a fight.

Further details

Bad Education. Image shows from L to R: Miss Gulliver (Sarah Solemani), Stephen (Layton Williams), Jing (Kae Alexander). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

It's summer term and Alfie Wickers is back in high spirits to get his class through their exams. But there is a shock for Alfie with the revelation that his dad Martin Wickers has been appointed as the new deputy head whose first jobs are to increase class sizes and fire a member of staff after Fraser has badly invested the school's money in his own clothing range, Dolce and GaBanter.

For Alfie this means a new class member, Cleopatra, and a tough decision to make - stand by his girlfriend, Miss Gulliver when she leads the teachers on strike, or sacrifice himself to save his class from failing their exams.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 16th September 2014
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
Weruche Opia Cleopatra
Charlie Wernham Mitchell
Harry Enfield Martin Wickers
Guest cast
Jacqueline Boatswain Governor
Grant Stimpson Mr Heather
Writing team
Jack Whitehall Writer
Freddy Syborn Writer
Jeremy Dyson Script Editor
Aiden Spackman Script Editor
Production team
Al Campbell Director
Pippa Brown Producer
Chris Sussman Executive Producer
Ben Cavey Executive Producer


Bad Education - Series 3 Trailer

Alfie is back!

Featuring: Jack Whitehall (Alfie), Layton Williams (Stephen), Weruche Opia (Cleopatra).

Behaviour spoilers

Alfie finds an unusual way to control his classroom.

Featuring: Jack Whitehall (Alfie), Layton Williams (Stephen), Weruche Opia (Cleopatra), Charlie Wernham (Mitchell).

The stupidest kids in Britain

A newspaper interview gives Alfie an insight into how much his students actually know.

Featuring: Jack Whitehall (Alfie), Layton Williams (Stephen), Nikki Runeckles (Chantelle), Charlie Wernham (Mitchell).


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