Where the Heart Is (1997–2006)

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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 »

Quotes

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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User Reviews

There's A BIG Difference!!
2 October 1999 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

There's a plain and simple fact here: This is a good show!! It is a soap opera, and it is good. Yes, I never thought I would say this about a soap but this real. It is a real show about real people with real lives and it's normal!! That's the difference with British soap actors and American ones: The British ones are actors, the American ones are stars! ACTOR-STAR they are not the same thing. While American soaps(shows,movies etc.) focus on how perfect someone looks and how much money the show makes, British shows care about quality, both dramatic and visual. "Where The Heart Is", is a wonderful example and I highly recommend searching your local listings for it. Another great UK show is "Ballykissangel"......A-C-T-I-N-G!!!!!!!!!!


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