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All Episodes 2012

  • Ended
  • Sky1
  • 2012-08-14T03:00:00-04:00
  • 30 mins
  • 2 hours, 30 mins
  • Comedy
Gates is an ensemble comedy headed by Sue Johnston (The Royle Family), Tom Ellis (Miranda) and Joanna Page (Gavin & Stacey) set in the all too familiar chaos of the school gates. Mark and Helen are parents who've recently moved to the South East where their nine-year-old daughter is starting at a new primary school. And they're about to discover what happens when your children choose your friends.

5 episodes

1x01 Episode 1

  • Series Premiere

    2012-08-14T20:30:00-04:00 — 30 mins

Having recently moved to south-east England, Mark and Helen Pearson's daughter Chloe is about to start at a new primary school, but it's the parents with first-day nerves!

1x02 Episode 2

  • 2012-08-21T20:30:00-04:00 — 30 mins

Pandemonium kicks off in the playground but it's the parents who are up to no good. Helen and Sarah exchange fisticuffs during 'Walk to School Week'.

1x03 Episode 3

  • 2012-08-28T20:30:00-04:00 — 30 mins

Mark gets paternal and prepares to play dirty to stop Chloe dating. When the school installs CCTV, Miss Hunter rebels - and gets the kids to join the revolution.

1x04 Episode 4

  • 2012-09-04T20:30:00-04:00 — 30 mins

Chloe plans a sponsored sleep-out at the school for charity but the night is made extra uncomfortable for Helen when she suspects Aiden and Sarah are swingers.

1x05 Episode 5

  • 2012-09-11T20:30:00-04:00 — 30 mins

The school locks up for the end of the first series and the Pearsons plan to go out with a bang - if they can stop Chloe being a goody two-shoes, that is.