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6 September 1917 - Alice Macknade

On this day in 1917, thousands lined the streets in Gillingham for the funeral of 98 naval personnel killed in the Chatham air raid, and in Folkestone, Alice Macknade steels herself for her husband's return.

Written by Sarah Daniels
Directed by Allegra McIlroy
Editor: Jessica Dromgoole.

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11 minutes


Role Contributor
Alice Macknade Claire-Louise Cordwell
Esme Macknade Katie Angelou
Hilary Pearce Craige Els
Bill Macknade Ben Crowe
Oscar Hendrickx Pierre Elliott
Pippa Susie Riddell
Writer Sarah Daniels
Director Allegra McIlroy
Series Editor Jessica Dromgoole


The Characters

The Characters

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