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Home To Roost. Image shows from L to R: Matthew Willows (Reece Dinsdale), Henry Willows (John Thaw). Copyright: Yorkshire Television.

Home To Roost

ITV sitcom. 29 episodes (4 series), 1985 - 1990. Stars John Thaw, Reece Dinsdale, Elizabeth Bennett and Joan Blackham.

Home To Roost. Image shows from L to R: Matthew Willows (Reece Dinsdale), Henry Willows (John Thaw). Copyright: Yorkshire Television.

Home To Roost

Henry Willows is more than happy with his life of almost solitude, long divorced from his wife and estranged from their two children. Until Matthew, his now 18-year old son turns up. Wanting to live with him - permanently

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1985 - 1990
Channel
ITV
Episodes
29   (4 series)
Starring
John Thaw, Reece Dinsdale, Elizabeth Bennett and Joan Blackham
Writer
Eric Chappell
Director
David Reynolds
Producers
Vernon Lawrence and David Reynolds

Henry Willows leads the life he wants, after divorcing his wife and leaving his family some seven years previously. His quiet life is made suddenly a lot more noisy by the arrival of his 18-year old son, who has left home because of his mother's new boyfriend.

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