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ALLOTMENT GIRLS, THE

Synopsis

During the Second World War, in the iconic Bryant & May match factory, Annie, Rose, Pearl and Millie carry on making matches for the British Army, with bombs raining down around them. Inspired by the Dig for Victory campaign, Annie persuades the owners to start an allotment in the factory grounds. In the darkest of times, the girls find their allotment a tranquil, happy escape and they bring about a powerful change, not just in the factory, but their own lives.