"Faking It" is the sixth episode of the fifth series and the seventy-third episode overall of The Dumping Ground. It premiered on 17 February 2017.


Floss gets to star in a commercial, much to Candi-Rose's jealousy.

When Floss wins a part that Candi-Rose wanted, things start getting ugly between the girls. Meanwhile, the rest of The Dumping Ground kids have a Dragon's Den themed day where they try to pitch a business to Mike and Finn.

Episode Summary




  • The title of this episode may be a reference to the 2014 American TV Series, Faking It.
  • Chloe's frog model in Hold The Front Page is seen under the bed.
  • Floss's scrapbook is seen for the first time since Be My Girl