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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)
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 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)
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 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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6 April 1997 (UK)  »

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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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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