Michael Hughes The Last Bantam



  1. The world is at war. Desperate for men, the British army recruits 50,000 men between 5' and 5' 3'' to fight. These men came from all over Britain, Ireland and Canada. They were known as Bantams after the small, aggressive rooster and were formed into special Bantam battalions. 1918. Northern France. One Bantam remains. This is his story. Inspired by real events.

This show was part of our Edinburgh Fringe 2023 Edinburgh Fringe Programme