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12 December 1917 - Iris Reed

On this day in 1917, two trawlers were torpedoed East of the Tyne, killing eight people, while in Tynemouth, Iris is ambushed when she least expects it.

Written by Shaun McKenna
Directed by Jessica Dromgoole.

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11 minutes


Role Contributor
Iris Reed Charlie Hardwick
Esther O'Leary Anna Bolton
Phyllis Marshall Christine Absalom
Lester Reed Trevor Fox
Daisy Jenkins Hannah Wood
Writer Shaun McKenna
Director Jessica Dromgoole


The Characters

The Characters

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