"Holding On" is the 6th episode in Series 2 of The Dumping Ground and the 19th episode overall. It aired on February 7, 2014.


Tyler's mum shows up at the Dumping Ground for a supervised outing. Elsewhere, Mo tries to prove that his snake is not boring.

Bonus Scene

Floss asks Harry where Tyler's mum has gone, to which Harry replies that she has gone home because she is poorly. Floss asks if the doctors will make her better, to which Harry replies yes. Floss says (with glee) that it means Tyler will get to stay at the DG, she then pushes the door to the bathroom and gets herself and Harry sloshed with water. Floss then yells for Tyler and she and Harry leave the bathroom.


Cultural References


  • In Seriously Funny, Tyler's mum is shown in photographs to be a white skinned woman. In this episode she is black skinned.
    • The white skinned woman seen in the photo is Tyler (Miles Butler-Hughton)'s mother in real life.