A Family At War is a British drama series that aired on ITV from 1970 to 1972.
It was created by John Finch and made by Granada Television for ITV. The original producer was Richard Doubleday, and with 13 directors during the series.
The series examined the lives of the lower middle-class Ashton family of the city of Liverpool and their experiences from 1938 and through the Second World War.
July 1942. Recuperation is hard: in Liverpool John’s insomnia affects the whole family. Meanwhile in a desert field hospital Philip copes with the possibility of blindness following a shrapnel injury.
A Family At War Series
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Production & Filming Details
- Release Date: 10 February 1971.
- Running Time: 60 minutes.
- Rating: 12.
- Country: UK.
- Language: English.