Home Fires ITV Cast List and Trailer – TV Series

Cast of Home Fires: ITV 2015 drama series starring Francesca Annis, Samantha Bond, Ruth Gemmell, Mark Bonnar, Claire Rushbrook and Mark Bazeley.

Set during World War Two in Cheshire, England, this new six-part television series follows a group of inspirational women known as the Great Paxford Women’s Institute.

Home Fires ITV Trailer

Home Fires ITV Cast List

Character Name – Actor/Actress

Joyce Cameron – Francesca Annis (The Little House, Cranford, Jane Eyre, Wives and Daughters, Reckless, Dune, The Libertine)

Frances Barden – Samantha Bond (Downton Abbey, Outnumbered, The Sarah Jane Adventures, Fanny Hill, Distant Shores, The Murder Room, Donovan, GoldenEye, Tomorrow Never Dies, The World Is Not Enough, Die Another Day)

Adam Collingborne – Mark Bonnar (Catastrophe, Casualty, Line of Duty, Shetland, The Paradise, Paradox, Psychoville)

Sarah Collingborne – Ruth Gemmell (Utopia, Inside Men, The Fades, EastEnders, Waking the Dead, Five Days, Blue Dove)

Pat Simms – Claire Rushbrook (Whitechapel, My Mad Fat Diary, The Mill, Mrs Biggs, The Fades, Great Expectations, Mutual Friends, Collision, Carrie & Barry, The Sins, Linda Green, Enid)

Bob Simms – Mark Bazeley (The Body Farm, Mistresses, The Time of Your Life, The Cazalets, Hearts and Bones, The Damned United, The Special Relationship)

Erica Campbell – Frances Grey (Shetland, Case Histories, Messiah, The Key, Reach for the Moon, Vanity Fair)

Will Campbell – Ed Stoppard (CillaThe Musketeers, Upstairs Downstairs, The Politician’s Husband, Zen, Any Human Heart, Branded, The Pianist, Codebreaker)

Kate Campbell – Rachel Hurd-Wood (Tomorrow, When the War Began, Peter Pan, An American Haunting)

Laura Campbell – Leila Mimmack (Mayday, Frankie, Inside Men, Silent Witness, Becoming Human, Married Single Other, Son of God, Seamonsters)

Miriam Brindsley – Claire Price (Rebus, The Knock, Jump)

Bryn Brindsley – Daniel Ryan (Mount Pleasant, Candy Cabs, The Reckoning, Just William, The Whistleblowers, Sunshine, Steel River Blues, As Time Goes By, Bob & Rose, Linda Green)

David Brindsley – Will Attenborough (The Hollow Crown)

Steph Farrow – Clare Calbraith (The Shadow Line, Heartbeat, Vera, Downton Abbey, 55 Degrees North, Doctors, Coronation Street, Anna)

Stanley Farrow – Chris Coghill (EastEnders, The Driver, Who’ll Age Worst, The Royal, Shameless, Spike Island)

Little Stan Farrow – Brian Fletcher (The Passing Bells)

Alison Scotlock – Fenella Woolgar (Spies of Warsaw, Case Histories, Jekyll, He Knew He Was Right, The Way We Live Now, Mr Charity)

Teresa Fenchurch – Leanne Best (Ripper Street, Fortitude, Salting the Battlefield)

Spencer Wilson – Mike Noble (Grantchester, Mr Selfridge)

Claire Hillman – Daisy Badger

Thumbs – Jim Whelan (Blackpool)

Cookie – Jacqueline Pilton (Blackpool, The Royal, Jane Eyre, Wives and Daughters)

Isobel Reilly – Gillian Dean

Nick Lucas – Mark Umbers (Mistresses, Eternal Law, Princes in the Tower, Blackbeard, A Good Woman)

Jenny Marshall – Jodie Hamblet (My Mad Fat Diary, Shameless, Linda Green)

Jack Heaton – Adam Long (Happy Valley, The Passing Bells, Waterloo Road)

Richard Bowers – Philip McGinley (Drifters, No Offence, Game of Thrones, Coronation Street, The Gemma Factor, Almost Married)

Hazel Flintham – Nicola Sloane (Dancing on the Edge)

Nigel Hughes – Graeme Hawley (Coronation Street, Love & Marriage, Emmerdale, The Forsyte Saga)

Connie Ward – Rachael Elizabeth (The Children, Coronation Street)

Theo Driscoll – Paul Barnhill

Charlotte Bowers – Elizabeth Hopper (The Beat Beneath My Feet)


When does Home Fires start on ITV?

The air date and start time for episode 1 of Home Fires has been set for Sunday 3 May 2015, at 9:00pm on ITV. Before having its title changed to Home Fires, the show had originally been known as Jambusters.