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 about an adult father and son. 29 episodes (4 series), 1985 - 1990. Stars John Thaw, Reece Dinsdale, Elizabeth Bennett and Joan Blackham.

Series 3 - Family Ties

Henry plans an intimate Yuletide break with girlfriend Cynthia. But then his children land on the doorstep wanting a family Christmas.

Broadcast details

Saturday 26th December 1987
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
John Thaw Henry Willows
Reece Dinsdale Matthew Willows
Joan Blackham Fiona Fennell
Guest cast
Rebecca Lacey Julie Willows
Sherrie Hewson Cynthia
Tim Barrett Manager
Anthony Smee Roger
Ian Tucker Frank Willows
Writing team
Eric Chappell Writer
Production team
David Reynolds Director
David Reynolds Producer
Vernon Lawrence Executive Producer
Trevor Pugh Editor
Peter Knight Composer
Alan Davis Production Designer