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19 April 1918 - Esme Macknade

On this day in 1918, Nina Boyle claimed a 'moral triumph' after her nomination to run as an MP was rejected, and in Folkestone, one of Esme's wishes comes true.

Written by Lucy Catherine
Story-led by Sarah Daniels
Directed by Jessica Dromgoole.

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11 minutes


Role Contributor
Esme Macknade Katie Angelou
Bill Macknade Ben Crowe
Charles Summer Rufus Wright
Isabel Graham Keely Beresford
Mr Baker Clive Hayward
Writer Lucy Catherine
Director Jessica Dromgoole


The Characters

The Characters

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