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 (80 episodes, 2000-2006)
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 Luke Kirkwall (78 episodes, 2000-2006)
Philip Middlemiss ...
 David Buckley (71 episodes, 2000-2006)
William Travis ...
 Dick Lampard (71 episodes, 1997-2002)
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 Simon Goddard (68 episodes, 1997-2005)
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 Vic Snow (66 episodes, 1997-2002)
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 Henry Green (57 episodes, 1997-2001)
Jessica Baglow ...
 Lucy Snow (56 episodes, 1997-2002)
Kelly Wenham ...
 Jess Buckley (44 episodes, 2000-2003)
Kerrie Taylor ...
 Beth Enright / ... (42 episodes, 2001-2005)
Leslie Ash ...
 Karen Buckley (40 episodes, 2000-2003)
Danny Seward ...
 Joe Beresford (39 episodes, 2002-2005)
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 Peggy Snow (36 episodes, 1997-2000)
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 Billy Boothe (36 episodes, 2003-2006)
Adam Paul Harvey ...
 Nathan Boothe (36 episodes, 2003-2006)
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 Stephen Snow (34 episodes, 1999-2001)
Katy Clayton ...
 Samantha Boothe / ... (34 episodes, 2002-2006)
Simon Ashley ...
 Terry (34 episodes, 1997-2000)
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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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Also Known As:

Hjärtat på rätta stället  »

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Three different characters have been played by more than one actor: Stephen Snow (William Ash and Jason Done), Jacqui Richards (Marsha Thomason and Paulette P. Williams) and Cheryl Lampard (Kathryn Hunt and Phillippa Wilson). This excludes child characters who were played by twins because of the restrictions on how long children can work during filming. 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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Referenced in Drama Trails: 'The Second Coming' to 'Afterlife' (2008) See more »

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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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