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27 December 1916 - Edie Chadwick

On this day in 1916, newspapers praised munitionettes' 'invasion of man's pursuits' at a ladies football match, and in Tyneside, the Marshall Girls say 'fiddlesticks to convention'

On this day in 1916, the Sheffield Independent praised local munitionettes' "invasion of man's vigorous pursuits" at a ladies football match, and in Tyneside too the Marshall Girls say "fiddlesticks to convention"

Written by Shaun McKenna
Directed by Allegra McIlroy
Sound: Martha Littlehailes
Editor: Jessica Dromgoole

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Role Contributor
Edie Chadwick Kathryn Beaumont
Martha Lamb Freya Parker
Hannah Hannah Wood
Joyce Lyle Tracy Whitwell
Pickpocket John Bowler
Pearl Thornton Sophie Scott
Iris Reed Charlie Hardwick
Fraser Chadwick Edmund Wiseman
Alan Lowther David Seddon
Writer Shaun McKenna
Director Allegra McIlroy

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The Characters

The Characters

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

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