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7 August 1917 - Howard Argent

On this day in 1917, the dramatist Basil Hood died, having suffered from nervous exhaustion, and Captain Lumley returns to Folkestone a more fragile man.

Written by Katie Hims
Directed by Allegra McIlroy
Editor: Jessica Dromgoole.

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11 minutes


Role Contributor
Howard Argent Gunnar Cauthery
Victor Lumley Joel MacCormack
Adeline Lumley Helen Schlesinger
Phyllis Marshall Christine Absolom
Silas Morrow Shaun Dooley
Olive Hargreaves Rhiannon Neads
Kitty Lumley Ami Metcalf
Marieke Argent Olivia Ross
Mathieu Argent Bea White
Ulysses Pilchard Khalid Abdalla
Writer Katie Hims
Director Allegra McIlroy
Series Editor Jessica Dromgoole


The Characters

The Characters

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