"Blighty One! Blighty One! You're lucky Johnny... they're sending you home, son"
An injured young soldier is sent from the Front Line of World War One to Royal Victoria Military Hospital where, as an eight-year-old boy, he delivered newspapers to patients on the very same ward.
This specially commissioned puppetry performance links one of Hampshire's most recognisable landmarks- the Chapel at the centre of Royal Victoria Country Park- to the history behind this inspiring true story.
Director: Rosanna Sloan
Producer: Becky Mills
Original Cast: Corinne Curtis, Rosanna Sloan, Ollie Harris
Puppet & Set Maker: Peter Morton
Schools Tour Cast: Troy Chessman, Katy Eyre, David Guy
Performed at ...
Blighty One toured to over 2000 people in October/November 2018, through a two weeks school tour and public performances.
Cobbett Hub & Library