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Where the Heart Is

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Drama Rated: 7+ (TV-PG)1997 - 200610 SeasonsSeries EndedOn: AcornTV Tags: Doctor Country: United Kingdom

Where the Heart Is is a British television family drama series set in the fictional Yorkshire town of Skelthwaite. First shown in 1997, it was created by Ashley Pharoah and Vicky Featherstone, and focuses on the professional and personal lives of the district nurses who work in the town. The original leads were Sarah Lancashire and Pam Ferris, who played sisters-in-law and colleagues at the Skelthwaite Health Centre. Both actresses had left the series by 2000; however, the format of at least two female leads continued with various different actresses until the show's end. A typical episode would focus on one or two medical storylines interweaved with personal stories featuring one or both nurses.One of ITV's longest-running shows, Where the Heart Is was known for being what has been described as a haven for former soap stars, including Lancashire, Philip Middlemiss, Samantha Giles, Kerrie Taylor, Brian Capron and Shobna Gulati. In October 2006, the series was cancelled after nine years, despite viewing figures of well over 7 million.The theme song "Where the Heart is" was performed by Prefab Sprout. It was released as a single and appears on the band's 38 Carat Collection.Where the Heart Is featuring Marsha Thomason and Sarah Lancashire has one or more episodes streaming on AcornTV. It's a drama show with 120 episodes over 10 seasons. Where the Heart Is is no longer running and has no plans to air new episodes or seasons. It has an average IMDb audience rating of 6.5 (281 votes).

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Marsha Thomason

Jacqui Richards

All Seasons of Where the Heart Is

Season 1
16 Episodes | AcornTV

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101 episodes (84%) are available to stream on a subscription service (AcornTV).

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#7,312 Ranked TV Show

#157 Ranked in TV on AcornTV

#279 Ranked in Doctor TV

#3779 Ranked in Drama TV

Where the Heart Is has an average IMDb audience rating of 6.5 (281 votes). The show is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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