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6 September 1916 - Alice Macknade

On this day in 1916, 80 men were detained as absentee conscripts after a raid on a boxing tournament at Woolwich Hippodrome, and Bill Macknade is back on fighting form.

Written by Shaun McKenna
Directed by Jessica Dromgoole
Sound: Martha Littlehailes

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11 minutes


Role Contributor
Alice Macknade Claire Louise Cordwell
Esme Macknade Katie Angelou
Bill Macknade Ben Crowe
Howard Argent Gunnar Cauthery
Writer Shaun McKenna
Director Jessica Dromgoole


The Characters

The Characters

Set in Folkestone, Tyneside and Devon, meet the characters of Home Front.