In July 2016, CBBC ordered another 48 episodes that will go through 2018 and 2019, leading to a sixth and seventh series.

We also see Mike's Ex-girlfriend Fiona for the first time.

This series first aired at 5pm 12th of January 2018 on CBBC . It consists of 24 episodes, following the increase of four episodes from Series 5.

There has been no speculation of any characters leaving, but Tyler Lewis is likely not to return due to his age being over the age limit of 16 and his mother, Sally Lewis may be making a fresh start with him.

The sixth series of the British children's television series The Dumping Ground began broadcasting on 12 January 2018 on CBBC.[1]The series follows the lives of the children living in the fictional children's care home of Ashdene Ridge, nicknamed by them "The Dumping Ground". It is set to consist of twenty-four, thirty-minute episodes.[2] It is the fourteenth series in the Tracy Beaker franchise.






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Title Directed by Written by Original air date UK viewers

(millions) [5]

Part 1
92 1 "Jody on the Ropes"[6]