This enduring family drama is a charming blend of humor, love and intrigue set against a 1960's rural backdrop. Join all your favorite characters like Aunt Peggy, David, Oscar, Phil and Gina in the cosey village of Aidensfield, where drama occurs day to day for the locals and police force.
Last Episode18x24 Sweet Sorrow Aired: Sep. 12, 2010
Following the arrival of a traumatized and wounded stranger in the village a woman's body is found on the moors. The subsequent chain of events …
Series Fun Facts
- Goof (revealing mistake): In the opening titles for Series 18, a shot of David's maroon lorry has been reversed: the lettering on the number-plate is a mirror image.
- The series is named after the song "Heartbeat", which peaked at number 30 in the UK for American singer Buddy Holly in both 1959 and then posthumously in 1960. A cover version of the song was…
[show]The series is named after the song "Heartbeat", which peaked at number 30 in the UK for American singer Buddy Holly in both 1959 and then posthumously in 1960. A cover version of the song was performed by Nick Berry, who starred as PC Nick Rowan, and was used as the theme tune for the series. It reached number two on the UK singles chart in 1992.
- Episode #16.4 (Another Piece of my Heart) was given an warning before airing on ITV due to it's "Containing scenes of domestic violence".