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18 April 1917 - Alec Poole

On this day in 1917, German strikers returned to work after protesting food shortages, and in Folkestone, Alec Poole offers spiritual sustenance to an unorthodox congregation.

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

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11 minutes


Role Contributor
Alec Poole Tom Stuart
Reg Roach Arthur Smith
Mrs Edkins Rachel Davies
Isabel Graham Keely Beresford
Gabriel Graham Michael Bertenshaw
Writer Shaun McKenna
Director Allegra McIlroy
Series Editor Jessica Dromgoole


The Characters

The Characters

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