Walter Jefferson Truthbender III – US newspaper reporter
Inquisitive, insistent but always polite, Walter works for the New York Herald writing up stories of war torn England. He spends a lot of personal time with Mrs Elaine Chatelaine.
Frenchie Letterman – Postman
Frenchie is an ex-Great War soldier. He maintains the local postal service by collecting, sorting and delivering all the mail in Felsham. He always proudly wears a uniform whether military or postal.
Norman Saddleback – Mayor of Felsham village
An ex-Great War serviceman, Norman is a very jolly person who believes life is for living and enjoying. He is the life and soul of any function and is extremely proud of his enormous chain of office which he wears at all times.
Mrs Elaine Chatelaine – Retired schoolteacher
A colourful and educated widow, Elaine is always smartly dressed and sociable. She enjoys male company but is not a flirt. She is the owner of small florist shop in the High Street.
Pearl Twinset – Hotel housekeeper
A capable controller, Pearl practically runs the Cliff Hotel single-handedly. She is a little starchy, wears a heavy pearl necklace and has a bag full of business cards.
Busty Haystacks – Land Army girl
Busty is an ex-public schoolteacher (girls school) with a passion for being outdoors. She prefers fashionable clothing when not in overalls but occasionally she is caught between the two and seen wearing something glamorous with overalls!