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The Home Service

20 EpisodesProduced by Dave Cooke & Tina HeathWebsite

Here is The Home Service, brought to you by Tina Heath (Blue Peter, Lizzie Dripping) and Dave Cooke (Cliff Richard, Bananaman, Chucklevision) What?Chatty McChat, special guests, music, songs and a hint of communal jollity sponsored by its very own music library: Topline Music.

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The Best of Series One

September 10th, 2020


Starring all of our esteemed guests and special appearances from some new ones. Plus fun banter from Dangerous and Doris, additional surprises and extra bloopers. Sponsored as always by Topline Music.

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The Series Finale

September 3rd, 2020


Starring Nick Battle, recording executive and funeral ordinant. Also featuring the return of Jem Cooke and her favourite munchies. Sponsored by Topline Music.

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Someone’s singing flat and it’s not me

August 27th, 2020


Starring Miriam Stockley, session singer supreme and full of gorgeousness. Including our very own Home Service Quiz. Sponsored by Topline Music.

The Travel Show

August 20th, 2020


Starring Robbie Calvo, designer, musician, teacher and enthusiastic guitar gurner! Sponsored by Topline Music.

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Nuit avec Le Vin du Jour

August 13th, 2020


Starring Vin Goodwin, musician, playwright and host of Vin’s Night In. Sponsored by Topline Music.

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Welcome to the cruise

August 6th, 2020


Starring Judie Tzuke, singer, songwriter and survivor! Sponsored by Topline Music.

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Balham-Gateway to The South

July 30th, 2020


Starring Tony ‘The Bedford’ Moore, presenter, musician, promoter and all round encourager. With special guests Louis Theroux, Miriam Margoyles and Wilfred Pickles. Sponsored by Topline Music.

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Top of the Pops.

July 23rd, 2020


Starring David Grant, Singer, Vocal Coach, Presenter, TV Celebrity and Number 1 Dad! Also featuring Doris and Dangerous Dave. Sponsored by Topline Music

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North By Northwest

July 16th, 2020


Starring Carrie Grant, singer, presenter, vocal coach, campaigner and purveyor of fine click tracks. Sponsored by Topline Music.

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Hey Big Spender

July 9th, 2020


A visit to the concert hall to chat with Mike Dixon, champion stick waver, arranger and musical director. Sponsored by Topline Music.

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Bring Me Sunshine

July 2nd, 2020


Today’s guest is the lovely Tim Whitnall, Bafta award winning  writer, singer, actor, voice over guru and flat cap specialist. Sponsored by Topline Music. Listen Now


June 25th, 2020


To you, to me, we speak with Paul Chuckle, star of Telly and stage about all things Chucklevision. Sponsored by Topline Music. Listen Now

I am Jem Cooke

June 18th, 2020


A special interview with Jem Cooke, writer, singer, performer and mum to Alfie our first Grandson. Sponsored by Topline Music. Listen Now

A Gaggle of Guests

June 11th, 2020


A rich tapestry of chat and community spirit with a gorgeous gaggle of guests including a doctor, a saint and award winning songwriter, Paul Field. …

A night at the opera

June 4th, 2020


All dressed up and going out-out to the opera with Jonathan Veira as well as some fine and silly Chris Tarrant jingles. Sponsored by Topline Music. If you don’t get...

Let’s hear it for the girls

May 28th, 2020


A jam packed programme featuring some fab and dynamic ladies talking schools, community, music and this present pandemic portal. Sponsored by Topline …

Here’s one we made earlier

May 21st, 2020


News, Views and behind the scenes bloopers about TV days, past and present including a fine interview with the man, the voice, the legend, Jonathan Booth. Sponsored by Topline Music...

Didn’t you used to be…..?

May 15th, 2020


An in depth conversation about hosts Dave Cooke and Tina Heath and who they used to be. Featuring the second part of Nick Beggs’ music interview. Listen Now

Happy Birthday little man!

May 11th, 2020


The first full length podcast from The Home Service. Hosted by Tina Heath (Blue Peter, Lizzie Dripping) and Dave Cooke (Bananaman, Chucklevision and …

Did anyone ask us to do this?

May 8th, 2020


A sneak preview into The Home Service with Tina Heath and Dave Cooke. It’s sort of a trailer and the first time we decided to do this Podcast Malarkey. So...

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