10 Best Episodes of Back

Estranged foster-brothers Stephen and Andrew vie to take over the family business following the death of their father.

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#1 - Episode 6 (Season 1 - Episode 6)

Andrew has transformed the pub and a party is held for what would have been Laurie's 69th birthday, but Stephen finds out some big news about Andrew.

The episode was rated 7.57 from 130 votes.

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#2 - Episode 5 (Season 2 - Episode 5)


Andrew helps Alison's parents to make a life-changing decision. So Alison and Stephen conspire to solve the Andrew problem once and for all. Meanwhile, Geoff's relationship collapses.

The episode was rated 7.56 from 61 votes.

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#3 - Episode 4 (Season 1 - Episode 4)

The foster-brothers are visiting the pub's suppliers and spreading news of Laurie's death. In trying to help Stephen get over Alison, Andrew reveals a shocking truth. Geoff has been left in charge of the pub and takes it back to the 70s.

The episode was rated 7.55 from 144 votes.

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#4 - Episode 4 (Season 2 - Episode 4)


The Barleycorn is called upon to host a pub quiz. Can Stephen redeem himself after he fumbled the jackpot question and incurred his dad's fury last time?

The episode was rated 7.55 from 64 votes.

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#5 - Episode 5 (Season 1 - Episode 5)

The family set about clearing up after the disastrous pub fire, and Stephen makes some quite startling discoveries about life, death and Andrew.

The episode was rated 7.49 from 142 votes.

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#6 - Episode 3 (Season 1 - Episode 3)


Now he has a stake in the family business, Andrew decides to make drastic changes to the John Barleycorn pub in order to try and bring in a younger crowd.

The episode was rated 7.43 from 161 votes.

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#7 - Episode 6 (Season 2 - Episode 6)

Stephen and Alison try to track down Andrew's birth mother, but have they crossed a line?

The episode was rated 7.42 from 62 votes.

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#8 - Episode 1 (Season 1 - Episode 1)


After the loss of his father, Stephen is preparing to take over the family business but on the day of the funeral there is an unexpected mourner at the graveside whose reappearance changes everything.

The episode was rated 7.32 from 246 votes.

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#9 - Episode 2 (Season 1 - Episode 2)

After Andrew is left a share of the business in Laurie's will, he and Stephen have very different ideas about how to clear the pub's debts.

The episode was rated 7.30 from 196 votes.

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#10 - Episode 1 (Season 2 - Episode 1)


A rejuvenated Stephen heads back to the John Barleycorn, where pub landlord Andrew is feeling restricted

The episode was rated 7.24 from 71 votes.

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#11 - Episode 3 (Season 2 - Episode 3)

Stephen's on a health kick, Cass embraces student living and Geoff has a dramatic change in his relationship status. But things soon start to unravel.

The episode was rated 7.23 from 74 votes.

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#12 - Episode 2 (Season 2 - Episode 2)


Stephen wonders whether Charismatic Mike (Anthony Head), one of Ellen's ex-lovers, could be his biological father

The episode was rated 7.17 from 64 votes.


Last updated: feb 06, 2023

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