This page will contain photographs of Jessica’s scenes in The Last Post. It will be updated weekly during the run of the series on BBC 1.
NOTE: Please note if you have not seen any of the episodes and you have acces to BBC 1, these photos do contain spoilers.
Ed and Alison discuss the past
Ed and Alison discuss Nick’s death and then Ed admits he was glad Nick died which sets Alison off
Alison tells Ed that Joe is not happy that she and Honor are friends
Alison, Honor and Ed are having a good time together – could Ed finally be enjoying himself
As Ed is needed by Joe and Harry, Ed tells Alison to go with Honor to look after George
At Harry and Mary’s house, Alison and Honor talk about their lives in the Army camp so far.
Alison and Honor check George is ok and Alison lets slip something about Father Christmas
Mary arrives home with her new baby and Alison and Honor gaze at him in wonder
Alison and Honor attempt to prepare for the Christmas Service by singing Christmas carols
The Christmas Service
Alison and Ed join Mary, Harry, Joe and Honor for Christmas Dinner but Alison gets a bit carried away with her drinking. Alison tells Honor she is pregnant
Alison, Ed, Honor, Joe and George go to the BP Club
Ed watches Alison enjoying herself. Meanwhile Honor lets slip that she knows about the baby
Alison comforts Honor who partly blames herself for George going missing
As Ed leaves for his duties, Alison is finding it difficult to cope with her pregnancy
Honor calls round and tells Alison that she has difficulty with a cake
As Alison tries to get the cake out, Honor asks Alison if she has ever lied to or kept things from Ed.
Alison and Honor go and visit Mary with their cake. Mary realises that Alison is pregnant and explains how she did not want a second child but he is a blessing now he has arrived.
Later, Alison goes round to Honor’s to ask if she would like to go out.
Honor accompanies Alison to see the Doctor about her pregnancy
The Doctor examines Alison to ensure she is pregnant – and delivers startling news. He also gets on to Alison for consuming too much alcohol
Alison is keen to get away so she and Honor set off for the desert
Out in the desert, Alison tells Honor she is expecting twins. Alison tells Honor that Ed does not know about the pregnancy but Honor tells her she congratulated Ed. Alison says Ed has not let on but makes it clear to Honor that she does not want children.
Alison and Honor watch the sun setting in the desert – Alison has no idea that Ed is in grave danger and his life hangs in the balance
Alison and Honor get ready to return to the base. However, the car won’t start. The two ladies sit and sing Love Letters Straight From Your Heart
Alison and Honor finally get transport back to the base.
Alison demands to be taken to the hospital to be with Ed. she is told she needs protection so she takes a gun and protects herself.
Alison is told at the hospital that Ed is a hero as he was moments away from rescuing George
Alison is finally allowed to visit Ed’s beside. Ed asks Alison to stay with him, which she does
Alison refuses to leave Ed when she is asked to by the Nurse. When the Doctor comes in she tells him she is fed up with rules and that he is not the one having babies. The Doctor puts Alison’s outburst down to her hormones. Honor comes just in time to calm Alison down.
Honor calms Alison down and Alison is so upset. She is not coping well with her pregnancy
It’s New Year’s Eve and Ed is well again. Ed is willing to accept Alison’s children as his own
George is delighted for Ed and Alison
Everyone brings in the New Year
Alison consoles Honor as not long after the new year is in Joe is arrested
Alison asks the Doctor for an abortion
Alison looks on as Joe’s trial gets underway
Alison looks on as Honor takes the stand at Joe’s trial
Alison is relieved that Joe is free
Alison tells Ed he is needed as he considers leaving the army. Ed tells Alison he would leave Aden for her. Will he? Will they return?
Alison, Honor and Mary watch their men on parade