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Home Front

2 August 1917 - Jessie Moore

Duration: 11 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

On this day in 1917, the heaviest rainfall in 30 years fell on Passchendaele, and in Folkestone, Jessie lives under a cloud. Show more

Contributors

Jessie Moore:
Lucy Hutchinson
Ernie Moore:
Sean Connolly
Hilda Moore:
Bella Hamblin
Ivy Layton:
Lizzy Watts
Adam Wilson:
Billy Kennedy
Mrs Fryer:
Debbie Korley
Ralph Winwood:
Nick Murchie
Harry Tate:
Philip Fox
Writer:
Katie Hims

Home Front

3 August 1917 - Kitty Lumley

Duration: 11 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

On this day in 1917, copies of Sylvia Pankhurst's Dreadnought were seized in a raid, and in Folkestone, Kitty discovers a vital clue. Show more

Contributors

Kitty Lumley:
Ami Metcalf
Ralph Winwood:
Nicholas Murchie
Jessie Moore:
Lucy Hutchinson
Solly Joseph:
Stephen Critchlow
Biago Rossi:
Philip Fox
Caroline:
Debbie Korley
Albert Wilson:
Jamie Foreman
Writer:
Katie Hims

Duration: 3 hours, 5 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

A stage-to-screen film of King Lear, filmed in the round in Manchester. A brutal portrait of a man unravelling - pitted against his daughters, nature and the universe itself. Show more

Contributors

Production Company:
Saffron Cherry TV
Stage Director:
Michael Buffong
King Lear:
Don Warrington
Goneril:
Rakie Ayola
Duke of Kent:
Wil Johnson
Duke of Albany:
Mark Springer
Duke of Cornwall:
Norman Bowman
Earl of Gloucester:
Philip Whitchurch
Burgandy/Ensemble:
Rhys Bevan
King of France/Ensemble:
Miles Mitchell
Woman/Ensemble:
Sarah Quist
Ensemble:
Sam Glen

Home Front

18 June 1918 - Cora Gidley (Season 14 start)

Duration: 11 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

On this day in 1918, the Times published plans for Alexandra Day, a project to sell pink roses to raise £1m, while in Ashburton, Cora Gidley sees her roses differently. Show more

Contributors

Cora Gidley:
Joanna Monro
Sylvia Graham:
Joanna David
Hector Gidley:
Brian Protheroe
Elspeth Taverner:
Kelly Williams
Jocelyn Ogden:
Christine Kavanagh
Cathy Lawrence:
Debbie Korley

Home Front

21 June 1918 - Clarence Ogden

Duration: 11 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

On this day in 1918, the National Federation of Women Teachers advised them not to be gulled by promises of bonuses, while in Ashburton, Clarence Ogden leads the school assembly. Show more

Contributors

Clarence Ogden:
David Sterne
Cathy Lawrence:
Debbie Korley
Cora Gidley:
Joanna Monro
Hector Gidley:
Brian Protheroe
Cyrus Colville:
Anton Lesser
Moses Wickens:
Ed Gaughan
Jocelyn Ogden:
Christine Kavanagh

Home Front - Omnibus

Episode 104: 18-22 June 1918 (Season 14 start)

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for years

Set in Devon in 1918, in the week that Viscount Grey published a pamphlet supporting President Wilson's proposal to establish a League of Nations. Show more

Contributors

Cora Gidley:
Joanna Monro
Sylvia Graham:
Joanna David
Hector Gidley:
Brian Protheroe
Elspeth Taverner:
Kelly Williams
Jocelyn Ogden:
Christine Kavanagh
Cathy Lawrence:
Debbie Korley
Adeline Lumley:
Helen Schlesinger
Rose Fairweather:
Helen Longworth
Arthur Hurst:
Mark Heap
Betty Newcombe:
Annie McKenzie
Silas Morrow:
Shaun Dooley
Hardy Walsh:
Damien Molony
Emily Colville:
Scarlett Brookes
Gert Battley:
Maggie Steed
Morris Battley:
Sean Baker
Clarence Ogden:
David Sterne
Cyrus Colville:
Anton Lesser
Moses Wickens:
Ed Gaughan
Eli Lawrence:
Michael Shelford
Dieter Lippke:
Joe Sims
Hetty Cox:
Adie Allen
Gert Batley:
Maggie Steed
Teddy Lawrence:
Florence Duncalf
Robin Bowder:
Sean Murray

Genres

Home Front

29 June 1918 - Cathy Lawrence

Duration: 11 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LWLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for years

On this day in 1918, an open-air meeting of the Workers Union was held in Okehampton, and elsewhere on Dartmoor, Cathy finds an unexpected comrade at Hexworthy Bridge. Show more

Contributors

Cathy Lawrence:
Debbie Korley
Teddy Lawrence:
Florence Duncalf
Ivan Jackson:
Lloyd Thomas
Jocelyn Ogden:
Christine Kavanagh
Robin Bowder:
Sean Murray
Eli Lawrence:
Michael Shelford
Series Editor:
Jessica Dromgoole

Home Front - Omnibus

Episode 105: 25-29 June 1918

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for years

Set in Devon, in the week in 1918 when the War Office called for 10,000 wounded, unfit and older men to help with the looming harvest. Show more

Contributors

Hector Gidley:
Brian Protheroe
Cora Gidley:
Joanna Monro
Moses Wickens:
Ed Gaughan
Isaac Cox:
James Lailey
Klaus Hofstadter:
Atilla Akinci
Sylvia Graham:
Joanna David
Gabriel Graham:
Michael Bertenshaw
Emily Colville:
Scarlett Brookes
Cyrus Colville:
Anton Lesser
Hardy Walsh:
Damien Molony
Bertram Colville:
Nick Underwood
Victor Lumley:
Joel MacCormack
Kitty Lumley:
Ami Metcalf
Adeline Lumley:
Helen Schlesinger
Arthur Hurst:
Mark Heap
Betty Newcombe:
Annie McKenzie
Silas Morrow:
Shaun Dooley
Daniel Marriott:
Jonathan Bailey
Peter Lumley:
Beatrice White
Cathy Lawrence:
Debbie Korley
Teddy Lawrence:
Florence Duncalf
Ivan Jackson:
Lloyd Thomas
Jocelyn Ogden:
Christine Kavanagh
Robin Bowder:
Sean Murray
Eli Lawrence:
Michael Shelford
Series Editor:
Jessica Dromgoole

Genres

Home Front

9 July 1918 - Elspeth Taverner

Duration: 11 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for years

On this day in 1918, Labour MP JR Clynes became Minister of Food Control in Lloyd George's coalition, while at Halecot farm, Dieter is going to bed after a hard night's work. Show more

Contributors

Elspeth Taverner:
Kelly Williams
Dieter Lippke:
Joe Sims
Effie Taverner:
Lizzie Stables
Klaus Hofstadter:
Atilla Akinci
Ludwig Huber:
Marcel Hagen
Cathy Lawrence:
Debbie Korley
Rose Fairweather:
Helen Longworth
Series Editor:
Jessica Dromgoole

Home Front - Omnibus

Episode 107: 9-13 July 1918

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Available for years

Epic war drama set in Devon, in the week in 1918 when the Russian Soviet Republic adopted its first constitution. Show more

Contributors

Elspeth Taverner:
Kelly Williams
Dieter Lippke:
Joe Sims
Effie Taverner:
Lizzie Stables
Klaus Hofstadter:
Atilla Akinci
Ludwig Huber:
Marcel Hagen
Cathy Lawrence:
Debbie Korley
Rose Fairweather:
Helen Longworth
Ivan Jackson:
Lloyd Thomas
Primrose Holden:
Jade Matthew
Moses Wickens:
Ed Gaughan
Amos Rutter:
Richard Cotton
Robin Bowder:
Sean Murray
Kitty Lumley:
Ami Metcalf
Victor Lumley:
Joel MacCormack
Daniel Marriott:
Jonathan Bailey
Peter Lumley:
Beatrice White
Adeline Lumley:
Helen Schlesinger
Hector Gidley:
Brian Protheroe
Arthur Hurst:
Mark Heap
Gabriel Graham:
Michael Bertenshaw
Clarence Ogden:
David Sterne
Howard Argent:
Gunnar Cauthery
Cora Gidley:
Joanna Monro
Isaac Cox:
James Lailey
Silas Morrow:
Shaun Dooley
Sid Butler:
Nigel Pilkington
Vernon Goodman:
John Lightbody
Series Editor:
Jessica Dromgoole

Genres

Duration: 24 minutes

First broadcast: on CBeebiesLatest broadcast: on CBeebies HD

The Green Balloon travels to Northern Ireland, where the children have a go at being keepers at Belfast Zoo. Skipper takes Nature Chris on a walk in a peat bog. Show more

Duration: 24 minutes

First broadcast: on CBeebiesLatest broadcast: on CBeebies HD

The Green Balloon travels to Northern Ireland where the children have a go at being keepers at Belfast Zoo. Cat gets to accompany the zoo vet on his rounds. Show more

Duration: 24 minutes

First broadcast: on CBeebiesLatest broadcast: on CBeebies HD

The Green Balloon travels to Northern Ireland where the children have a go at being keepers at Belfast Zoo. The team have the fun job of mucking out the elephants. Show more

Green Balloon Scrapbook

Episode 13: Winter Special

Duration: 24 minutes

First broadcast: on CBeebiesLatest broadcast: on CBeebies HD

The Green Balloon goes winter camping! Lily Rose, Ant, Cat, Jay, Sky, Nature Chris and Skipper the dog fly off to meet Jelly on a winter camping trip - in yurts! Show more

Duration: 24 minutes

First broadcast: on CBeebiesLatest broadcast: on CBeebies

Find out what the Green Team get up to when they're not in the Green Balloon. Lily Rose is in her garden with her friend, Maddie the dog. Show more

Contributors

Skipper the Dog:
Saba undefined
Voice of Skipper:
Ellie-Jo Pratt
Producer:
Clare Bradley
Producer:
Clare Bradley
Director:
Lotte Elwell
Director:
Lotte Elwell
Executive Producer:
Alison Stewart
Executive Producer:
Alison Stewart
Composer:
Paul Moessl
Composer:
Paul Moessl
Production Manager:
Gilly Court
Production Manager:
Gilly Court
Post-Production editor:
Jennie Wright
Post-Production editor:
Jennie Wright
Participant:
Leo Brindle
Participant:
Leo Brindle
Participant:
Sarah Scully
Participant:
Sarah Scully

Duration: 27 minutes

First broadcast: on CBeebiesLatest broadcast: on CBeebies

Find out what the Green Team get up to when they are not in the Green Balloon. Jay checks the computer to catch up with the Green Balloon Club members. Show more

Contributors

Skipper the Dog:
Saba undefined
Voice of Skipper:
Ellie-Jo Pratt
Producer:
Clare Bradley
Producer:
Clare Bradley
Director:
Lotte Elwell
Director:
Lotte Elwell
Executive Producer:
Alison Stewart
Executive Producer:
Alison Stewart
Composer:
Paul Moessl
Composer:
Paul Moessl
Production Manager:
Gilly Court
Production Manager:
Gilly Court
Post-Production editor:
Jennie Wright
Post-Production editor:
Jennie Wright
Animator:
Leo Brindle
Participant:
Leo Brindle
Participant:
Sarah Scully

Duration: 24 minutes

First broadcast: on CBeebiesLatest broadcast: on CBeebies

Find out what the Green Team get up to when they're not in the Green Balloon. Ant is in his garden seeing what minibeasts he can find there, when Lily Rose sends in a report. Show more

Contributors

Skipper the Dog:
Saba undefined
Voice of Skipper:
Ellie-Jo Pratt
Producer:
Clare Bradley
Director:
Lotte Elwell
Executive Producer:
Alison Stewart
Composer:
Paul Moessl
Production Manager:
Gilly Court
Post-Production editor:
Jennie Wright
Participant:
Leo Brindle
Participant:
Sarah Scully

Duration: 24 minutes

First broadcast: on CBeebiesLatest broadcast: on CBeebies

Find out what the Green Team get up to when they're not in the Green Balloon. Cat and Skipper are playing in the park. When they check the laptop they hear from Lily-Rose. Show more

Contributors

Skipper the Dog:
Saba undefined
Voice of Skipper:
Ellie-Jo Pratt
Producer:
Clare Bradley
Producer:
Clare Bradley
Director:
Lotte Elwell
Director:
Lotte Elwell
Executive Producer:
Alison Stewart
Executive Producer:
Alison Stewart
Composer:
Paul Moessl
Composer:
Paul Moessl
Production Manager:
Gilly Court
Production Manager:
Gilly Court
Post-Production editor:
Jennie Wright
Post-Production editor:
Jennie Wright
Participant:
Leo Brindle
Participant:
Leo Brindle
Participant:
Sarah Scully
Participant:
Sarah Scully

Green Balloon Club

Episode 1: Easy Peasy Green

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on CBeebiesLatest broadcast: on CBeebies

Interactive nature adventures. The green balloon travels the country, exploring stories sent in by viewers and special reports from Jelly. Show more

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on CBeebiesLatest broadcast: on CBeebies

Interactive nature series for young children. The Green Balloon carries the show around the country, linking to stories sent in by viewers and special reports from Jelly. Show more