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29 December 1916 - DR Walker

On this day in 1916, Rasputin was assassinated in Russia, while in Tynemouth DR Walker discovers an unexpected ally.

On this day in 1916, Rasputin was assassinated in Russia, while in Tynemouth DR Walker discovers an unexpected ally.

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

SECRET SHAKESPEARE
A Shakespeare quote is hidden in each Home Front episode that is set in 1916. These were first broadcast in 2016, the 400th anniversary year of the playwright's death. Can you spot them all?

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11 minutes

Credits

Role Contributor
DR Walker Ellie Piercy
Edgar Bates David Sterne
Stanley Hobbs David Nellist
Pearl Thornton Sophie Scott
Edie Chadwick Kathryn Beaumont
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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