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28 September 1916 - Ivy Layton

On this day in 1916, an inquest heard a charwoman was killed dusting an unexploded German shell on a mantelpiece, while at the Pleasure Gardens Theatre, a small miracle occurs.

On this day in 1916, an inquest in Paddington heard a charwoman was killed dusting an unexploded German shell on a mantelpiece, while at the Pleasure Gardens Theatre, a small miracle occurs.

Written by Sebastian Baczkiewicz
Directed by Allegra McIlroy
Sound: Martha Littlehailes
Editor: Jessica Dromgoole

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11 minutes

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Role Contributor
Ivy Layton Lizzy Watts
Maisie Harris Cassie Layton
Dennis Monk Sam Swann
Edna Harris Lara West
John Haste Sam Alexander
Mrs Burns Jane Slavin
Mr Castle Jason Barnett
Writer Sebastian Baczkiewicz
Director Allegra McIlroy

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The Characters

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

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