Home Fires is a new six-part drama for ITV following a group of inspirational women in a rural Cheshire community with the shadow of World War II casting a dark cloud over their lives. HH client RUTH GEMMELL stars in one of leading roles.As conflict and war takes hold of the country and separates the women from their husbands, fathers, sons and brothers, the characters of Home Fires find themselves under increasing and extraordinary pressures in a rapidly fragmenting world. By banding together as the Great Paxford Women’s Institute, they help maintain the nation’s fabric in its darkest hour, and discover inner resources that will change their lives forever.
RUTH plays the role of Sarah Collingborne, starring alongside Francesca Annis, Samantha Bond, Mark Bonnar, Claire Rushbrook, Mark Bazeley, Frances Grey and Ed Stoppard.
Home Fires will premiere on Sunday 3rd May on ITV at 9pm and continue weekly on Sunday nights. Here’s the trailer: