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19 December 1916 - Alan Lowther

On this day in 1916, Lloyd George gave his maiden speech as Prime Minister, while Alan Lowther is increasingly caught in the middle at Marshalls'.

On this day in 1916, the Committee for the Relief of Belgians announced that 8 million envelopes would be left on British Christmas tables for donations, and in Tynemouth, Alan Lowther has a lot on his plate.

Written by Sebastian Baczkiewicz
Directed by Jessica Dromgoole
Sound: Martha Littlehailes

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11 minutes


Role Contributor
Alan Lowther David Seddon
Geoffrey Marshall Anthony Howell
Martha Lamb Freya Parker
Gladys Lynch Elaine Claxton
Marion Wardle Laura Elphinstone
Writer Sebastian Baczkiewicz
Director Jessica Dromgoole


The Characters

The Characters

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