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Preston 1916

Duration: 02:15

Samantha Bond, Christine Bottomley and Pooky Quesnel play three of the many women who ran a free cafe on Preston Railway Station for the troops during World War One. Inspired by the story of Mary facing her loss, how will one of these women respond when they hear their son had died on the front line?

Available since: Tue 3 Apr 2012


Mrs Melling
Samantha Bond
Daniel Wilson
Sandra MacIver
Executive Producer
Hilary Martin
Colin Heber-Percy
Lyall B Watson

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The Preston Passion

A live contemporary retelling of the Passion story featuring performance, music and drama

First broadcast: 06 Apr 2012

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