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12 July 1918 - Hector Gidley

On this day in 1918, over 600 people were killed in an explosion on-board the Japanese ship Kawachi, and on Dartmoor Hector Gidley arrives to see an apparently authentic re-enactment of battle.

Written by Sebastian Baczkiewicz
Directed by Ciaran Bermingham
Editor: Jessica Dromgoole.

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11 minutes


Role Contributor
Hector Gidley Brian Protheroe
Arthur Hurst Mark Heap
Gabriel Graham Michael Bertenshaw
Clarence Ogden David Sterne
Howard Argent Gunnar Cauthery
Moses Wickens Ed Gaughan
Cora Gidley Joanna Monro
Isaac Cox James Lailey
Writer Sebastian Baczkiewicz
Director Ciaran Bermingham
Series Editor Jessica Dromgoole


The Characters

The Characters

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