Description Edit

This episode aired on 16th November, 2007. The Unfortunates in this episode are from Manchester.


  • That one with his head on backwards is Jack (boy)
  • Renee (girl), she's a champion bodybuilder
  • Tim (boy), he was born a mangel
  • Isobel (girl) is allergic to chairs
  • Oaiss (boy), he lives in a house under the sea
  • Sam (girl) goes to school on a rollercoaster

The Tower Edit

Floor 6 Edit

- Challenge Character: None

- Challenge: Black Widow

- Saboteur: Jack

- Status: Challenge was failed. Saboteur drew the short straw.

- Voting: Jack received 3 votes. Oaiss received 3 votes. Jack drew the short straw.

- Trapped: Jack

- Details: No additional details.

- Jack's last words: They didn't want to get out on the first go, and kept watch of everyone.

Floor 5 Edit

- Challenge Character: Phyllis and Madge

- Challenge: Feed Me Lies

- Saboteur: Isobel

- Status: Challenge was passed. Saboteur was detected.

- Voting: Isobel received 3 votes. Sam received 2 votes.

- Trapped: Isobel

- Details: There was 3 correct guesses, and no incorrect guesses.

- Isobel's last words: Because I kept on disagreeing with the answers.

Floor 4 Edit

- Challenge Character: The Child-Eating Python

- Challenge: Snake Attack

- Saboteur: Oaiss

- Status: Challenge was passed. Saboteur was undetected.

- Voting: Tim received 1 vote. Renee received 1 vote. Oaiss received 1 vote. Sam received 1 vote.

- Trapped: Oaiss

- Details: There was 3 correct guesses, and 1 incorrect guess.

- Oaiss' last words: I feel really scared because there's a snake right behind me. I think I might get bitten, so I want to get out of here.

Floor 3 Edit

- Challenge Character: None

- Challenge: Wicked Wardrobes

- Saboteur: Tim

- Status: Challenge was passed. Saboteur was detected.

- Voting: Tim received 2 votes. Sam received 1 vote.

- Trapped: Tim

- Details: 5 Saboteur alerts.

- Tim's last words: I think I failed because all the lights were near Sam and Renee and I bet they thought I was trying to trick one of them.

Floor 2 Edit

- Details: Renee answered 4 questions correctly. Sam answered 2 questions correctly. 9 questions were asked.

- Winner: Renee

- Sam's last words: I feel OK, but I'm a bit upset because I got trapped on the last floor, but I suppose I did really well go get here.

- Renee waved when she left the Tower


  • The allergic to chairs joke was used again in Series 4, Episode 6 (Bootle) for Paul.
  • This is the first episode where the final two were both girls.
  • This is the very first episode when they fail one floor and passed 3 floors, the following which are similar to this are Series 3, Episode 3 (Sutton Coldfield) and Series 4, Episode 5 (Croydon)
  • This also the first episode when the unfortunates receive 1 vote each.
  • This is the first ever episode when all the saboteurs get trapped, this also happens in Series 3, Episode 10 (Hackney).
  • This is the first episode where the unfortunates competing in the Fight For Freedom (Renee and Sam) were not the saboteurs at any point in the episode.
  • Jack is the only unfortunate who's made up fact about him was revealed before his name was said by the Caretaker.
  • Tim is the only male saboteur in Wicked Wardrobes.


Watch Episode Edit

TTV - Trapped! Full Episode - Series 1, Episode 8 (Manchester) -CBBC, 2007- @Trapped TV

TTV - Trapped! Full Episode - Series 1, Episode 8 (Manchester) -CBBC, 2007- @Trapped TV