William Travis: Harriet’s Army

Date - 5 August, 2014, All News Television

William Travis plays Mr Grange in Harriet’s Army, airing this week on CBBC HD.

This gripping 3 part period drama takes place in the wake of Germany’s declaration of war on Britain. 14-year-old Harriet forms her own army of misfit children to search for enemy spies. Fast paced and packed with adventure, we follow this ambitious little girl’s journey in an attempt to help her friends and to do all she can to help the war effort.

Click here to see William in action in episode 1. Harriet’s Army continues this week on CBBC HD at 9am.


Established British actor William Travis was born and bred in Lancashire. After training at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama he joined the cast of family drama series Where The Heart Is where he played series lead Dick Lampard for five years. In popular British Drama This is England '86 and This is England '88, a spin-off from the 2006 film, William played regular character Mr.Squires.

William recently played the recurring role of Neil in Coronation Street for ITV. Other notable screen credits include three series of the BAFTA Nominated Four O'Clock Club, award winning series Accused alongside Olivia Coleman, The Syndicate, The Johnny and Inel Show and Casualty all for the BBC and The Mill for Channel 4.

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