Home Fires is a British period television drama about the life of Women’s Institute members on the Home Front during the Second World War.
Set in a rural Cheshire community called Great Paxford, the series is produced by ITV, and launched its first series in May 2015. The first series is set between September 1939 and early 1940.
As the threat of war looms closer to the village, its residents must adjust to unwelcome changes. News of the war prompts discussion of who shall enlist. Frances works to help the war effort, while Pat’s marriage begins to crumble. Meanwhile Joyce is on the march to regain control over the WI. David must make a decision on whether to fight or not. Frances has high hopes for the available land in the village to help the war effort.
Home Fires Series
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Production & Filming Details
- Release Date: 10 May 2015.
- Running Time: 44-46 minutes.
- Rating: 12.
- Country: UK.
- Language: English.