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

Home To Roost

  • TV sitcom
  • ITV1
  • 1985 - 1990
  • 29 episodes (4 series)

Henry Willows is more than happy with his life of almost solitude until Matthew, his 18-year old son turns up, and wants to move in permanently. Stars John Thaw, Reece Dinsdale, Elizabeth Bennett and Joan Blackham.

Episode menu

Series 4, Episode 6 - High Noon

There's a mystery virus at the Willows' home and Matthew seems to have caught it. But Henry suspects he is faking it...

Broadcast details

Friday 12th January 1990
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Tuesday 23rd October 2012 4:50pm ITV3
Wednesday 24th October 2012 10:35am ITV3
Monday 13th May 2013 4:10pm ITV3
Wednesday 25th September 2013 4:50pm ITV3
Thursday 26th September 2013 6:10am ITV3
Monday 14th April 2014 4:10pm ITV3
Tuesday 15th April 2014 6:00am ITV3
Tuesday 29th July 2014 4:55pm ITV3

Cast & crew

John Thaw Henry Willows
Reece Dinsdale Matthew Willows
Guest cast
Ray Winstone Bill Bateman
Perry Fenwick Ratty Randall
Sara Crowe Cherry Gibson
Writing team
Eric Chappell Writer
Production team
David Reynolds Director
Graham Wetherell Director
David Reynolds Producer
Lance Tattersall Editor
Tony Jones Production Designer
Peter Knight Musical Director

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