Series 3, Episode 8
Air date 17/02/2012
Written by Jonathan Evans
Directed by Craig Lines
Episode guide
Justine Littlewood Returns
Summer Holiday

"Reward" is the 8th episode in Series 3 of Tracy Beaker Returns and the 34th episode overall. It aired on February 17, 2012.


Johnny loses his nerve when he overhears Tracy unable to find something to put on his award certificate. Johnny puts himself in more danger when Sapphire's neighbours, Dale and Ryan force Johnny to rob a house,which appears to have lots of loot. Soon, between the pair, Tracy has to come and confront Johnny for what he's done. When Johnny gives an explaination, Ryan and Dale soon get caught, including nicking Sapphire's and Elektra's mobile phones.


  • During the filming of this episode, the Make A Wish Foundation enabled a girl to visit the filming of this episode and have an on-screen cameo. She can be seen in a wheelchair in the centre aisle during the awards ceremony.


  • Carmen's surname is spelt "Howell" in the subtitles instead of "Howle".
  • The awards ceremony was for the year before, so Toby should of attended. But no one mentioned that Toby couldn't make it.

Tracy Beaker Returns episodes

Season 1: Tracy Beaker SuperstarNew Life's EveBad Luck BoyBy The BookFamily ValuesAnarchy in the DGSecretsSistersGood Luck BoyViva CarmenThe WerewolfA Day at The BeachMoving On

Season 2: The Burnywood MenaceDrainedCrushedRefugeesMoneyElektraWhat You Don't KnowA Day in The CountryThe Scare GameOut of ControlSnake BiteGrandadChain Reaction

"You Choose" specials: Come Alone, CarmenCyberbullyingBeg, Borrow or Steal

Season 3: The VisitorsFirestarterShadowsBig BrotherBelongingEggsJustine Littlewood ReturnsRewardSummer HolidayGoing HomeJody JacksonThe InvitationGoodbye Tracy Beaker