Island at War

Series 1 - Episode 1



Drama series set amid the German occupation of the fictional Channel Island of St Gregory in 1940. News of the imminent invasion reaches the islanders, who rush to prepare for the arrival. Policeman Wilf Jonas and his wife Kathleen decide to send their children to England, but son Colin has other ideas, while grocer Urban Mahy is left a photography shop by a fleeing Jewish neighbour and immediately rushes down to the harbour to catch all of the action on camera - with tragic consequences. Starring James Wilby, Clare Holman, Philip Glenister and Saskia Reeves.

Cast & Crew

Wilf Jonas Owen Teale
Kathleen Jonas Julia Ford
Colin Jonas Sean Ward
Felicity Dorr Clare Holman
James Dorr James Wilby
Francis La Palotte Benjamin Whitrow
Senator Duquemin Geoffrey Beevers
Jacob Isaaks David de Keyser
Urban Mahy Julian Wadham
Sheldon Leveque Sean Gallagher
Senator Fleury John Tallents
Angelique Mahy Joanne Froggatt
Delphine Sarah Kirkman
Cassie Mahy Saskia Reeves
June Mahy Samantha Robinson
Margaret Caroline Strong
Ted Eamonn Riley
Mary Jonas Amy Ginsburg Harvey
Ada Jonas Ann Rye
Skipper Brian Southwood
Farmer Ian Blower
Vicar Stephen Mallatratt
Baron Von Rheingarten Philip Glenister
Capt Muller Daniel Flynn
Lt Walker Conor Mullen
Mrs La Palotte Joan Blackham
Director Thaddeus O'Sullivan
Director Peter Lydon
Executive Producer Sita Williams
Producer John Rushton
Writer Stephen Mallatratt
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