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2 October 1918 – Hilary Pearce

On this day in 1918, the German High Command told a shocked Reichstag to 'abandon the war as a hopeless cause', and at Folkestone Town Hall, Hilary has a surprising offer of lunch.

On this day in 1918, the German High Command told a shocked Reichstag to “abandon the war as a hopeless cause”, and at the Town Hall in Folkestone, Hilary has a surprising offer of lunch.

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Hilary ..... Craige Els
Forrester ..... Nigel Hastings
Gabriel ..... Michael Bertenshaw
Waiter ….. Sean Murray
Norman ….. Sean Baker

Written by Katie Hims
Directed by Ciaran Bermingham
Sound: Martha Littlehailes
Editor: Jessica Dromgoole

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11 minutes

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