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Drama series. A female army medic is heading for disaster until she's forced to prove just how good she is. Can she overcome the doubts of her platoon and save a soldier's life?

Molly is over-the-moon to be sent to Afghanistan as a medic on one of the army's final deployments. But when she arrives she knows she needs to prove herself to her new platoon.

Things take a bad turn when she fails to cut it more than once, but worse than that she has to deal with an old-flame who is part of the regiment and who makes her life harder than it should be.

She gets no help or support from her commanding officer, the haughty Captain James, who doesn't seem to notice just how brilliant she really is at her job.

The challenge is on for Molly Dawes to prove her worth to him. So when an unforeseen event puts a soldier's life in danger Molly gets to prove she's more than one of the boys, she's our girl.

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Sun 21 Sep 2014 21:00

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Music Played

Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes

  • Darlia

    Napalm

  • Agnes Obel

    Dorian (instrumental)

  • Alex Clare

    War Rages On

  • Darlia

    Dear Diary

  • Agnes Obel

    Fivefold

  • Agnes Obel

    Fuel to Fire

  • Antony and the Johnsons

    Blue Angel

  • La Roux

    Let Me Down Gently

  • Marmozets

    Captivate You

Credits

Role Contributor
Molly Dawes Lacey Turner
Captain James Ben Aldridge
Smurf Iwan Rheon
Corporal Kinders Arinze Kene
Nude-Nut Ade Oyefeso
Baz Vegas Charley Palmer Merkell
Fingers Sean Ward
Dangleberries Lawrence Walker
Mansfield Mike Nick Preston
Brains Simon Lennon
Sergeant Azizi Jonas Khan
Qaseem Zubin Varla
Sohail Tamer Burjaq
Jackie Kirsty Averton
Belinda Dawes Kerry Godliman
Dave Dawes Sean Gallagher
Writer Tony Grounds
Director Anthony Philipson
Producer Ken Horn
Executive Producer Tony Grounds
Executive Producer Caroline Skinner

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