Home Front

Home Front

Daily drama set in Great War Britain. Pure enthralling fiction, set against a backdrop of fact, each 12m episode will be set a hundred years to the day before broadcast, and the series will last the length of the war.

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Recent episodes (10)

  • 18th December 1914, Mervyn Harris

    Thu, 18 Dec 14

    Duration:
    13 mins

    Maisie Placket takes very seriously the question 'Is Your Best Boy in Khaki?' BBC Radio 4's epic drama series set in Great War Britain on this day a hundred years ago. With Tom Whitelock as Mervyn Harris. Written by Shaun McKenna and directed by the Editor Jessica Dromgoole.

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  • 17th December 1914, Archie Tulliver

    Wed, 17 Dec 14

    Duration:
    13 mins

    The recruitment drive takes a new and charming turn on the streets of Folkestone. BBC Radio 4's epic drama series set in Great War Britain on this day a hundred years ago. With Arthur Hughes as Archie Tulliver. Written by Shaun McKenna and directed by the Editor Jessica Dromgoole.

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  • 16th December 1914, Ralph Winwood

    Tue, 16 Dec 14

    Duration:
    13 mins

    The day's events make Reverend Ralph Winwood question his own authority. BBC Radio 4's epic drama series set in Great War Britain on this day a hundred years ago. With Nicholas Murchie as Ralph Winwood. Written by Shaun McKenna and directed by the Editor, Jessica Dromgoole.

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  • 15th December 1914, Hilary Pearce

    Mon, 15 Dec 14

    Duration:
    13 mins

    A surprise visitor at Folkestone Town Hall shakes Hilary Pearce's easy confidence. BBC Radio 4' epic drama series set in Great War Britain on this day a hundred years ago. With Craig Els as Hilary Pearce. Written by Shaun McKenna and directed by the Editor Jessica Dromgoole.

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  • 12th December 1914, Norman Harris

    Fri, 12 Dec 14

    Duration:
    12 mins

    The Folkestone Police are unprepared for a crime wave... BBC Radio 4's epic drama series set in Great War Britain on this day a hundred years ago. With Sean Baker as Norman Harris. Written by Sarah Daniels and directed by the producer Lucy Collingwood.

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  • 11th December 1914, Isabel Graham

    Thu, 11 Dec 14

    Duration:
    13 mins

    Things don't go to plan for Reverend Winwood. BBC Radio 4's epic drama series set in Great War Britain on this day a hundred years ago. With Keely Beresford as Isabel Graham. Written by Sarah Daniels and directed by the producer Lucy Collingwood.

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  • 10th December 1914, Victor Lumley

    Wed, 10 Dec 14

    Duration:
    13 mins

    The Graham family welcome a charming visitor. BBC Radio 4's epic drama series set in Great War Britain on this day a hundred years ago. With Joel MacCormack as Victor Lumley. Written by Sarah Daniels and directed by the producer Lucy Collingwood.

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  • 9th December 1914, Ivy Layton

    Tue, 9 Dec 14

    Duration:
    13 mins

    The Pleasure Gardens Theatre in Folkestone prepares for its variety show... BBC Radio 4's epic drama series set in Great War Britain on this day a hundred years ago. With Lizzy Watts as Ivy Layton. Written by Sarah Daniels and directed by the producer Lucy Collingwood.

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  • 8th December 1914, Ralph Winwood

    Mon, 8 Dec 14

    Duration:
    12 mins

    A newcomer spells trouble for the inhabitants of St. Jude's... BBC Radio 4's epic drama series set in Great War Britain on this day a hundred years ago. With Nicholas Murchie as Ralph Winwood. Written by Sarah Daniels and directed by the producer Lucy Collingwood.

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  • 5th December 1914, Joe Macknade

    Fri, 5 Dec 14

    Duration:
    12 mins

    Joe Macknade dearly wants to enlist, but is it for glory, or to escape home? BBC Radio 4's epic drama series set in Great War Britain on this day a hundred years ago. With Lloyd Thomas as Joe Macknade. Written by Sarah Daniels and directed by the editor Jessica Dromgoole.

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