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by CHARLES WOOD starring
April 1982. The British task force sails for the South Atlantic. Among their number is 22-year-old Robert Lawrence , an officer in the elite regiment of Scots Guards. On the bleak hills of the Falkland Islands, they fight and win a series of bloody battles. For many of the soldiers it is a violent initiation into active combat, but for Robert, wounded hours before the Argentine surrender, the real battle begins when he returns home.
MusicRICHARD HARTLEY
Make-up SHAUNNA HARRISON Editor KEN PEARCE
Photography ANDREW DUNN Designer GEOFF POWELL Producer RICHARD BROKE Director RICHARD EYRE
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Contributors

Unknown: Charles Wood
Unknown: Robert Lawrence
Music: Richard Hartley
Unknown: Shaunna Harrison
Editor: Ken Pearce
Unknown: Andrew Dunn
Designer: Geoff Powell
Producer: Richard Broke
Director: Richard Eyre
Robert Lawrence: Colin Firth
Hugh Mackessac: Paul Rhys
John Lawrence: David Calder
Jean Lawrence: Barbara Leigh-Hunt
Sophie: Emma Harbour
Nick Lawrence: Rupert Baker
Christopher Lawrence: Jack Fortune
GeorgeStubbs: Roddy Maude Roxby
Helen Stubbs: Ann Bell
Louise Stubbs: Sophie Thompson
Prothero: Dan Hildebrand
Sgt Brodick: Tam Dean Burn
Lumpy: Mark Williams
Fraser: Ian Michie
Saltemarsh: Paul Higgins
O'Rourke: Stewart Porter
Lt Col Bill Kirke: Timothy Carlton
Adj Stewart Inglis: Mark Wing-Davey
Maj Walsh: Robin Dalglish
Padre: Andrew McCulloch
Lt Peter Fyshe: Edward Rawle-Hicks
Noble Lord: Charles Millham
Harry Hebers: Ben Cole
Terry Knapp: Clive Russell
Surgeon: James Griffiths
Brigade Off: David Conville
Group Capt: Edwin Richfield
Wentworth: Brian Hall
Major: Pete Postlethwaite
Elderly man: Charles Lamb
RAF officer: Richard Owens
Welsh lady: Arbel Jones
Welsh man: Sean Scanlan
Air Cdr: Tony Caunter
Colour Sgt: Iain McColl
Lt Col RAMC: Edward Lyon
Wendy: Victoria Hasted
Maj Newman: Angela Morant
CSM Brown: Murray Ewan
Mrs Prothero: Wendy Nottingham
Doctor: Andrew Livingston
Mary: Maggie McCarthy
Night nurses: Sharon Clarke
Night nurses: Leila Bertrand
Angle: Lisa Tarbuck
Tricia: Felicity Montagu
Chaplain: Roy Spencer
Benny: Winston Crooke
Cabby: Steven Law
Yeoman warder: Alan White
Tug: George Irving
Mandy: Marian McLoughlin
Phyllida: Serena Gordon
Argentinians: Francisco Morales
Argentinians: Martin Garfield

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