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Series exploring the 20th century through diaries and correspondence of real people, dramatised by Hattie Naylor.

The story of Barbara Loxton, a South African mother who was separated from her daughters during WWII, and her experiences as a journalist travelling around war-torn Europe. Events unfold through the letters exchanged between her and her daughters during their enforced separation.

Barbara ...... Kathryn Hunt
Polly ...... Hester Cox
Lindsay ...... Ellie Sager
Granny/Mrs Betram ...... Janice Mckenzie
Anne ...... Deborah McAndrew
Martli ...... Melissa Jane Sinden

Original music by Nicolai Abrahamsen.

15 minutes

Last on

Mon 27 Oct 2008 19:45