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30 January-3 February 1917

In the week, in 1917, when America formally broke diplomatic relations with Germany, in Tynemouth, people are making small steps forwards.

In the week, in 1917, when America formally broke diplomatic relations with Germany, and in Tynemouth, people are making small steps forwards.

Written by Katie Hims
Directed by Jessica Dromgoole

Story-led by Sebastian Baczkiewicz
Sound: Martha Littlehailes
Composer: Matthew Strachan
Consultant Historian: Maggie Andrews

Note:
This is the final omnibus of this season of Home Front, which returns to Radio 4 on 17th April 2017.

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58 minutes

Credits

Role Contributor
Phyllis Marshall Christine Absalom
Jean Claude Lengela Fiston Barek
Edie Chadwick Kathryn Beaumont
Isabel Graham Keely Beresford
Gabriel Graham Michael Bertenshaw
Mr Milliard John Bowler
Maud Drummond Amy Cameron
Sylvia Graham Joanna David
Dougie Baxter Kris Deedigan
Marion Wardle Laura Elphinstone
Albert Wilson Jamie Foreman
Lester Reed Trevor Fox
Ada Stokoe Hannah Genesius
Iris Reed Charlie Hardwick
Cressida Marshall Bettrys Jones
Kenny Stokoe Dean Logan
Luke Luke MacGregor
Stanley Hobbs David Nellist
DR Walker Ellie Piercy
Colleen Colleen Prendergast
Alan Lowther David Seddon
Joyce Lyle Tracy Whitwell
Daisy Jenkins Hannah Wood
Stella Morgan Armstrong
Cristine Ysabelle Cooper
Gussie Grace Doherty
Beatrice Eviee Lavery
Bobby Hope Alice Cairns
Writer Katie Hims
Director Jessica Dromgoole

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