Diaries Of Edith Appleton, The

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AR012009111020110626Series of readings featuring extracts from the diaries of Edith Appleton, a nurse working close to the front line during the First World War.|It is 1915 and Edie is based at Casualty Clearing Station Number 3 near Ypres, where she witnesses first-hand the horrors of war.|In these dark days, small pleasures mean everything and the rare chance to have a bath is most welcome.|Read by Rachel Atkins.|A Pier production for BBC Radio 4.|It is 1915 and Edie is based at Casualty Clearing Station Number 3 near Ypres.
AR022009111120110703Series of readings featuring extracts from the diaries of Edith Appleton, a nurse working close to the front line during the First World War.|It is 1915 and Edie has been moved to a hospital in Etretat on the Normandy coast, where she must supervise members of the Voluntary Aid Detachment.|These are well-meaning but relatively untrained girls and, at times, Edie finds their presence somewhat trying.|Read by Rachel Atkins|A Pier production for BBC Radio 4.|Edie is moved to Etretat, where she must supervise members of the Voluntary Aid Detachment
AR03 LAST2009111220110710Series of readings featuring extracts from the diaries of Edith Appleton, a nurse working close to the front line during the First World War.|It is 1918 and Edie is based at a grand hotel which has been turned into a military hospital, on the cliffs above Treport.|Anticipation is growing that the war could be coming to an end.|Read by Rachel Atkins|A Pier production for BBC Radio 4.|It is 1918 and Edie is based at a military hospital on the cliffs above Treport.