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11 January 1917 - Lester Reed

On this day in 1917, an explosion at a New Jersey munitions factory raised fears of German saboteurs, and Lester Reed continues to point the finger at Tynemouth's enemies within.

Written by Claudine Toutoungi
Directed by Allegra McIlroy
Sound: Martha Littlehailes
Editor: Jessica Dromgoole

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11 minutes


Role Contributor
Lester Reed Trevor Fox
Iris Reed Charlie Hardwick
Evelina White Rosie Cavaliero
Kenny Stokoe Dean Logan
DR Walker Ellie Piercy
Timothy Ryker Leon Scott
Oliver Birch Oliver Devoti
Dougie Baxter Kris Deedigan
Writer Claudine Toutoungi
Director Allegra McIlroy


The Characters

The Characters

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