A series of five short stories by (and about) women, written during the Second World War.
|01||Night In The Front Line||20051107||20070813||Feisty Mrs Minnow, bombed out of her house, has had just about enough from 'Mr Hitler'.|
|02||I Was Too Ignorant||20051108||20070814||An inexperienced nurse finds unexpected fulfilment amid the horrific conditions of a military hospital in France.|
|03||The Sailor's Wife||20051109||20070815||In a harbour town, a young service wife dreams up a surprising way of securing lodging for herself and her baby.|
|04||Poor Mary||20051110||20070816||Mary is a sergeant in the Auxiliary Territorial Service, her husband is a conscientious objector.|
After four years away, Mary seems to have changed.
|05 LAST||The Mandoline||20051111||20070817||An elderly couple handle a potentially embarrassing encounter with a German prisoner of war.|
Producer Martin Jarvis