Type
Scripted
Premiered
Apr. 14, 1970
Status
Canceled/Ended
Runtime
60 min.
Country
UK
Network
ITV1 TV Network
Genre

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A Family at War (UK)

The basis of this much acclaimed drama of the early 1970s showed how the events of World War II affected various members of the Ashton's, a working class family in Liverpool, England. The emphasis was on life on the home front.

Character Guide | Cast/Crew | Guest Stars
Edwin Ashtonplayed by Colin Douglas
played by Colin Douglas
Freda Ashtonplayed by Barbara Flynn
played by Barbara Flynn
Margaret Ashtonplayed by Leslie Nunnerley Sheila Ashtonplayed by Coral Atkins
played by Coral Atkins
Sefton Briggsplayed by John McKelvey
played by John McKelvey
David Ashtonplayed by Colin Campbell
played by Colin Campbell
Jean Ashtonplayed by Shelagh Fraser
played by Shelagh Fraser
Tony Briggsplayed by T.R. Bowen
played by T.R. Bowen
John Porterplayed by Ian Thompson
played by Ian Thompson
Philip Ashtonplayed by Keith Drinkel
played by Keith Drinkel
Doris Jacksonplayed by Diana Davies
played by Diana Davies
Ian Mackenzieplayed by John Nettles
played by John Nettles
Robert Ashtonplayed by David Dixon
played by David Dixon
Janet Ashtonplayed by Michelle Sussock
Celia Porterplayed by Margery Mason
played by Margery Mason
Harry Porterplayed by Patrick Troughton
Gwyn Robertsplayed by Ioan Meredith
played by Ioan Meredith
Oxford Student (1)played by Ian Michael
played by Ian Michael
Oxford Student (2)played by Christopher Ferguson Sgt. Parkerplayed by John Ronane
played by John Ronane


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