Where the Heart Is (1997–2006)

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The ultimate story of families, love, and growth within a small British community. Sisters-in-law Peggy Snow and Ruth Goddard deal with life's trials and tribulations realistically, very ... See full summary »

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 Anna Kirkwall (74 episodes, 2000-2006)
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 Luke Kirkwall (68 episodes, 2000-2006)
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 Simon Goddard (66 episodes, 1997-2005)
William Travis ...
 Dick Lampard (66 episodes, 1997-2002)
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 Vic Snow (65 episodes, 1997-2002)
Philip Middlemiss ...
 David Buckley (64 episodes, 2000-2006)
Jessica Baglow ...
 Lucy Snow (55 episodes, 1997-2002)
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 Henry Green (54 episodes, 1997-2001)
Kelly Wenham ...
 Jess Buckley (43 episodes, 2000-2003)
Leslie Ash ...
 Karen Buckley (40 episodes, 2000-2003)
Danny Seward ...
 Joe Beresford (38 episodes, 2002-2005)
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 Peggy Snow (37 episodes, 1997-2000)
Kerrie Taylor ...
 Beth Enright / ... (37 episodes, 2001-2005)
Katy Clayton ...
 Samantha Boothe / ... (37 episodes, 2002-2006)
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 Stephen Snow (34 episodes, 1999-2001)
Simon Ashley ...
 Terry (33 episodes, 1997-2000)
Vincenzo Pellegrino ...
 Chris Eckersley (32 episodes, 2000-2001)
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 Ruth Goddard (30 episodes, 1997-1999)
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The ultimate story of families, love, and growth within a small British community. Sisters-in-law Peggy Snow and Ruth Goddard deal with life's trials and tribulations realistically, very much like the rest of us, in this heart-warming British TV series. Written by Anonymous

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The name "Skelthwaite" (the fictitious town where the series is set) is an amalgamation of two real place names, "Skelmanthorpe" and "Slaithwaite", in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire: these are the principal filming locations used in the series. See more »

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Peggy Snow: She's concerned there's a disparity in your physical drives.
Patient: What you talking about?
Peggy Snow: No means no... buy a magazine, love.
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Well written and comfortable viewing
7 November 2005 | by See all my reviews

Where The Heart Is has always been well written and a comfortable Sunday night drama. It's a shame that the wonderful Peggy Snow played by Pam Ferris is no longer there though, I did feel the programme had lost something after she left. The show focuses on the lives of the people living in Skelthwaite so it does have a soapy aspect to it, you could say that there's too many soap like programmes on TV today but this is just mixing the drama with a soap aspect to make it seem more real. I recommend this to anyone who wants a cosy Sunday evening infront of their tele and doesn't want to watch something that is going to tax their brain to a great extent.


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