Catching The Fly

By Ali White.

In 1932, Ernest Walton was facing intense international competition in the race to split the atom.

But, it now appears that a primary inspiration for his momentous breakthrough was Freda Wilson, the young woman he eventually married.

Ernest Walton....Lloyd Hutchinson

Freda Wilson....Michelle Fairley

John Cockroft....Nick Dunning

Ernest Rutherford....Owen Roe

Chadwick....Miche Doherty

Gamow....Luke Griffin

Edie McCutcheon....Laura Hughes

Director Eoin O'Callaghan.

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By Ali White.

In 1932, Ernest Walton was facing intense international competition in the race to split the atom.

But, it now appears that a primary inspiration for his momentous breakthrough was Freda Wilson, the young woman he eventually married.

Ernest Walton....Lloyd Hutchinson

Freda Wilson....Michelle Fairley

John Cockroft....Nick Dunning

Ernest Rutherford....Owen Roe

Chadwick....Miche Doherty

Gamow....Luke Griffin

Edie McCutcheon....Laura Hughes

Director Eoin O'Callaghan.