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24 January 1917 - Alan Lowther

On this day in 1917, German forces regained lost ground from Russia in an offensive near Riga, while in Tynemouth, Alan Lowther is besieged from all sides.

Written by Katie Hims
Directed by Allegra McIlroy
Sound: Martha Littlehailes
Editor: Jessica Dromgoole

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11 minutes


Role Contributor
Alan Lowther David Seddon
Cressida Marshall Bettrys Jones
DR Walker Ellie Piercy
Gabriel Graham Michael Bertenshaw
Edgar Bates David Sterne
Gladys Lynch Elaine Claxton
Vincent Surtees Shaun Prendergast
Dougie Baxter Kris Deedigan
Marjorie Tracy Whitwell
Martha Lamb Freya Parker
Writer Katie Hims
Director Allegra McIlroy


The Characters

The Characters

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