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Johnny Briggs – Coronation Street’s Mike Baldwin – dies aged 85
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Johnny Briggs – Coronation Street’s Mike Baldwin – dies aged 85

Feb 28th 2021, 1:11 PM 44,107 Views 22 Comments

A statement from his family said Briggs died peacefully after a long illness.

Quiz: How well do you know your Coronation Street characters?
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Quiz: How well do you know your Coronation Street characters?

Jun 3rd 2020, 9:30 PM 33,037 Views 16 Comments

Cast members are set to return to the cobbles for filming next week.

Coronation Street is to feature a black family for the first time in its 59-year history
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Coronation Street is to feature a black family for the first time in its 59-year history

Apr 6th 2019, 2:33 PM 38,786 Views 59 Comments

The producers of the show say they hope it will make it more representative of modern Britain.

Eh, the founder of Pretty Little Thing flew a branded helicopter over the CBB house to show support for Ryan Thomas
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# CBB

Eh, the founder of Pretty Little Thing flew a branded helicopter over the CBB house to show support for Ryan Thomas

Sep 5th 2018, 7:55 AM 9,066 Views 0 Comments

As you do.

Phillip Schofield and Holly Willoughby will be playing themselves in a Corrie episode
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# Holly And Phil

Phillip Schofield and Holly Willoughby will be playing themselves in a Corrie episode

May 4th 2018, 6:36 PM 4,314 Views 0 Comments

This will be TV gold.

Coronation Street actor Bruno Langley charged with sexual assault
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Coronation Street actor Bruno Langley charged with sexual assault

Oct 30th 2017, 3:46 PM 43,253 Views 0 Comments

He is charged after a woman was allegedly sexually assaulted at a music venue in Manchester.

Coronation Street royalty, actress Liz Dawn, dies aged 77
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Coronation Street royalty, actress Liz Dawn, dies aged 77

Sep 26th 2017, 11:14 AM 26,891 Views 20 Comments

Dawn was famous for playing Vera Duckworth in the long-running soap for 34 years.

Soap actors attend funeral of superfan killed in Manchester attack
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Soap actors attend funeral of superfan killed in Manchester attack

Jun 30th 2017, 6:13 PM 26,281 Views 8 Comments

Mariah Carey sent a video message that was played in church today at the funeral of Martyn Hett.

Simon Delaney popped up on Coronation Street last night and the whole country was delighted
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# Familiar Face

Simon Delaney popped up on Coronation Street last night and the whole country was delighted

Jun 10th 2017, 8:40 AM 9,036 Views 1 Comment

The new Ciaran McCarthy.

15 Coronation Street characters from the 2000s that will make you weak with nostalgia
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# Corrie

15 Coronation Street characters from the 2000s that will make you weak with nostalgia

May 16th 2017, 8:00 AM 10,273 Views 5 Comments

A golden age for the soap.

Irish people love watching shows about Britain and that's good news for TV3
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Irish people love watching shows about Britain and that's good news for TV3

Dec 30th 2016, 3:22 PM 10,358 Views 30 Comments

We also love our live football.

The rovers return: TV3 is getting Emmerdale and Corrie back
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The rovers return: TV3 is getting Emmerdale and Corrie back

Nov 22nd 2016, 4:24 PM 18,929 Views 36 Comments

Following Virgin Media’s takeover of UTV Ireland, TV3 are set to get the British soaps back.

Actor sacked from Coronation Street apologises for "racially offensive" tweets
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Actor sacked from Coronation Street apologises for "racially offensive" tweets

Sep 26th 2016, 1:04 PM 24,317 Views 29 Comments

Marc Anwar called the tweets a “moment of madness”.

Coronation Street actor fired over series of "racially offensive" tweets
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Coronation Street actor fired over series of "racially offensive" tweets

Sep 25th 2016, 1:45 PM 51,536 Views 77 Comments

Marc Anwar has played the character of Sharif Nazir on the soap since 2014.

Coronation Street creator Tony Warren has died, aged 79
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Coronation Street creator Tony Warren has died, aged 79

Mar 2nd 2016, 11:20 AM 14,847 Views 7 Comments

Born in Manchester in 1937, he created the show for Granada TV in 1960 when he was just 24.

12 of your forgotten 2000s celebrity crushes, and what they look like now
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# Just A Little Crush

12 of your forgotten 2000s celebrity crushes, and what they look like now

Feb 29th 2016, 9:30 PM 20,313 Views 9 Comments

So. Much. Hair gel.

Corrie debt storyline 'all too real' for Irish families with sick children
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Corrie debt storyline 'all too real' for Irish families with sick children

Dec 11th 2015, 6:05 AM 15,948 Views 8 Comments

Many families are trying to make their child’s last Christmas special.

Here's why this Dublin pub has turned itself into the Rovers Return from Corrie
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Here's why this Dublin pub has turned itself into the Rovers Return from Corrie

Sep 24th 2015, 1:59 PM 29,244 Views 19 Comments

It’s not Weatherfield, but it will do.

Here's why this Dublin pub has turned itself into the Rovers Return from Corrie
# The Bath Pub
# The Bath Pub

Here's why this Dublin pub has turned itself into the Rovers Return from Corrie

Sep 24th 2015, 12:06 PM 5,018 Views 1 Comment

It’s no Weatherfield, but it will do.

Coronation Street's live episode helped a guy propose to his girlfriend last night
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# Down The Rovers

Coronation Street's live episode helped a guy propose to his girlfriend last night

Sep 24th 2015, 7:31 AM 4,805 Views 0 Comments

Now they can say they got engaged in the Rover’s Return! (Sort of.)

UTV Ireland is set to hit us with a whole lot of news
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UTV Ireland is set to hit us with a whole lot of news

May 14th 2015, 4:53 PM 32,667 Views 79 Comments

After admitting the the channel’s first months have been somewhat ‘slow’, station chiefs are shaking up its news and current affairs coverage.

Clare Daly, Coronation Street and a gigantic baby : The week in numbers
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Clare Daly, Coronation Street and a gigantic baby : The week in numbers

Feb 14th 2015, 7:00 PM 13,947 Views 7 Comments

Plus: How many gardaí have left the force over the past five years?

Lots of people are watching UTV Ireland's big soaps. But not much else...
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Lots of people are watching UTV Ireland's big soaps. But not much else...

Feb 12th 2015, 10:03 PM 30,368 Views 57 Comments

But the new station has taken a chunk out of TV3′s audience.

9 of the greatest Deirdre Barlow moments from Coronation Street
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# Deirdre Barlow

9 of the greatest Deirdre Barlow moments from Coronation Street

Jan 20th 2015, 9:28 AM 25,403 Views 7 Comments

KEN!

Here's why Coronation Street just won't be the same without Deirdre Barlow
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# RIP

Here's why Coronation Street just won't be the same without Deirdre Barlow

Jan 19th 2015, 10:00 PM 4,492 Views 1 Comment

The trifle tantrum <3

Can Red Rock become a staple in Irish households?
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# Drama

Can Red Rock become a staple in Irish households?

Jan 7th 2015, 3:12 PM 16,151 Views 38 Comments

We look into what makes a soap worth watching.

Which television soap is the most dangerous to live in?
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# Soapland

Which television soap is the most dangerous to live in?

Jun 16th 2014, 4:45 PM 4,305 Views 4 Comments

Thinking of getting engaged to Gail Platt? You’re probably going to die.

UTV Ireland's schedule is starting to take shape...
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UTV Ireland's schedule is starting to take shape...

May 14th 2014, 6:11 PM 20,992 Views 43 Comments

It includes Midsomer Murders, the Cube and Foyle’s War.

Every important TV soap theme tune, ranked from worst to best
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# Closer Each Day

Every important TV soap theme tune, ranked from worst to best

Apr 19th 2014, 1:00 PM 24,595 Views 60 Comments

THAT’S WHEN GOOD NEIGHBOUUUUURS BECOME GOOOOOD FRIIIIEEEEEEENDS.

Corrie's Rita arrested on suspicion of drink-driving
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Corrie's Rita arrested on suspicion of drink-driving

Mar 28th 2014, 3:13 PM 23,641 Views 48 Comments

The 80-year-old actress was arrested by Knutsford police after her daughter was arrested for the same offence.

19 signs you grew up in a Coronation Street house
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# The Street

19 signs you grew up in a Coronation Street house

Feb 9th 2014, 11:00 AM 7,124 Views 6 Comments

That theme tune meant only one thing… Dinnertime!

Not guilty on all charges: Corrie actor acquitted of rape and sexual offences
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Not guilty on all charges: Corrie actor acquitted of rape and sexual offences

Feb 6th 2014, 11:39 AM 20,490 Views 97 Comments

81-year-old William Roache denied the charges of rape involving a 15-year-old girl and another four counts of indecent assault.

This is how Twitter reacted to last night's emotional Corrie
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# The Street

This is how Twitter reacted to last night's emotional Corrie

Jan 21st 2014, 10:45 AM 5,146 Views 1 Comment

Spoilers ahoy. Sad spoilers, too.

Corrie actor William Roache appears in court for rape trial
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Corrie actor William Roache appears in court for rape trial

Jan 14th 2014, 12:09 PM 14,251 Views 0 Comments

Roache has been charged with two counts of rape involving a 15-year-old girl and another five counts of indecent assault on four girls.

‘The Bart Simpson defence’: Surprising pop culture references in the Dáil and Seanad
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# Down With The Kids

‘The Bart Simpson defence’: Surprising pop culture references in the Dáil and Seanad

Dec 29th 2013, 6:30 PM 12,486 Views 7 Comments

Everything from Miley Cyrus to Downton Abbey has been raised in the Dáil and Seanad chambers down the years…

TV3's very own Christmas toy show watched by 350k people
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# Ratings

TV3's very own Christmas toy show watched by 350k people

Dec 27th 2013, 12:16 PM 17,729 Views 33 Comments

Coronation Street was the big ratings winner for the station this year.

'UTV Ireland' promises serious news and current affairs output alongside diet of UK soaps
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'UTV Ireland' promises serious news and current affairs output alongside diet of UK soaps

Nov 6th 2013, 12:55 PM 11,391 Views 43 Comments

The media company has announced plans to go head to head with RTÉ and TV3 as it launches a new Dublin-based TV station.

Top readers' comments of the week
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Top readers' comments of the week

Sep 14th 2013, 11:00 AM 6,367 Views 9 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the most interesting and most popular comments from this week. Did you make it in?

Coronation Street actor Michael Le Vell cleared of all charges
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Coronation Street actor Michael Le Vell cleared of all charges

Sep 10th 2013, 3:26 PM 45,888 Views 286 Comments

The 48-year-old appeared outside court to say he was “delighted” with the verdict.

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