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1 August 1917 - Dorothea Winwood

On this day in 1917, Pope Benedict XV issued his Peace Note, describing the war as driven by a universal madness, and in Folkestone, Dorothea experiences a private sadness.

Written by Katie Hims
Directed by Jessica Dromgoole.

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11 minutes


Role Contributor
Dorothea Winwood Rachel Shelley
Ralph Winwood Nicholas Murchie
Olive Hargreaves Rhiannon Neads
Howard Argent Gunnar Cauthery
Adeline Lumley Helen Schlesinger
Phyllis Marshall Christine Absalom
Director Jessica Dromgoole
Writer Katie Hims


The Characters

The Characters

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