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#Coronation Street

# coronation-street - Sunday 28 February, 2021

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

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

Feb 28th 2021, 1:11 PM 44,079 Views 22 Comments

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

# coronation-street - Wednesday 3 June, 2020

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

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

Jun 3rd 2020, 9:30 PM 32,926 Views 16 Comments

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

# coronation-street - Saturday 6 April, 2019

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

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

Apr 6th 2019, 2:33 PM 38,781 Views 59 Comments

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

# coronation-street - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

Eh, the founder of Pretty Little Thing flew a branded helicopter over the CBB house to show support for Ryan Thomas
# CBB
From The Daily Edge
# 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 9,058 Views 0 Comments

As you do.

# coronation-street - Friday 4 May, 2018

Phillip Schofield and Holly Willoughby will be playing themselves in a Corrie episode
# Holly And Phil
From The Daily Edge
# 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 - Monday 30 October, 2017

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

Coronation Street actor Bruno Langley charged with sexual assault

Oct 30th 2017, 3:46 PM 43,252 Views 0 Comments

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

# coronation-street - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

Coronation Street royalty, actress Liz Dawn, dies aged 77
# Vera Duckworth
# Vera Duckworth

Coronation Street royalty, actress Liz Dawn, dies aged 77

Sep 26th 2017, 11:14 AM 26,886 Views 20 Comments

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

# coronation-street - Friday 30 June, 2017

Soap actors attend funeral of superfan killed in Manchester attack
# Martyn Hett
# Martyn Hett

Soap actors attend funeral of superfan killed in Manchester attack

Jun 30th 2017, 6:13 PM 26,279 Views 8 Comments

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

# coronation-street - Saturday 10 June, 2017

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

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

Jun 10th 2017, 8:40 AM 9,021 Views 1 Comment

The new Ciaran McCarthy.

# coronation-street - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

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

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

May 16th 2017, 8:00 AM 10,046 Views 5 Comments

A golden age for the soap.

# coronation-street - Friday 30 December, 2016

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

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

Dec 30th 2016, 3:22 PM 10,352 Views 30 Comments

We also love our live football.

# coronation-street - Tuesday 22 November, 2016

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

The rovers return: TV3 is getting Emmerdale and Corrie back

Nov 22nd 2016, 4:24 PM 18,921 Views 36 Comments

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

# coronation-street - Monday 26 September, 2016

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

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

Sep 26th 2016, 1:04 PM 24,314 Views 29 Comments

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

# coronation-street - Sunday 25 September, 2016

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

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

Sep 25th 2016, 1:45 PM 51,530 Views 77 Comments

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

# coronation-street - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

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

Coronation Street creator Tony Warren has died, aged 79

Mar 2nd 2016, 11:20 AM 14,845 Views 7 Comments

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

# coronation-street - Monday 29 February, 2016

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

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

Feb 29th 2016, 9:30 PM 20,298 Views 9 Comments

So. Much. Hair gel.

# coronation-street - Friday 11 December, 2015

Corrie debt storyline 'all too real' for Irish families with sick children
# Cliona's Foundation
# Cliona's Foundation

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

Dec 11th 2015, 6:05 AM 15,947 Views 8 Comments

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

# coronation-street - Thursday 24 September, 2015

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, 1:59 PM 29,240 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
From The Daily Edge
# The Bath Pub

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

Sep 24th 2015, 12:06 PM 5,013 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
# Down The Rovers
From The Daily Edge
# Down The Rovers

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

Sep 24th 2015, 7:31 AM 4,803 Views 0 Comments

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

# coronation-street - Thursday 14 May, 2015

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

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

May 14th 2015, 4:53 PM 32,651 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.

# coronation-street - Saturday 14 February, 2015

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

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?

# coronation-street - Thursday 12 February, 2015

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

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

Feb 12th 2015, 10:03 PM 30,367 Views 59 Comments

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

# coronation-street - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

9 of the greatest Deirdre Barlow moments from Coronation Street
# Deirdre Barlow
From The Daily Edge
# Deirdre Barlow

9 of the greatest Deirdre Barlow moments from Coronation Street

Jan 20th 2015, 9:28 AM 25,229 Views 7 Comments

KEN!

# coronation-street - Monday 19 January, 2015

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

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

Jan 19th 2015, 10:00 PM 4,489 Views 1 Comment

The trifle tantrum <3

# coronation-street - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

Can Red Rock become a staple in Irish households?
# Drama
From The Daily Edge
# Drama

Can Red Rock become a staple in Irish households?

Jan 7th 2015, 3:12 PM 16,146 Views 38 Comments

We look into what makes a soap worth watching.

# coronation-street - Monday 16 June, 2014

Which television soap is the most dangerous to live in?
# Soapland
From The Daily Edge
# Soapland

Which television soap is the most dangerous to live in?

Jun 16th 2014, 4:45 PM 4,296 Views 4 Comments

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

# coronation-street - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

UTV Ireland's schedule is starting to take shape...
# On The Box
# On The Box

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

May 14th 2014, 6:11 PM 20,991 Views 43 Comments

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

# coronation-street - Saturday 19 April, 2014

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

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

Apr 19th 2014, 1:00 PM 24,506 Views 60 Comments

THAT’S WHEN GOOD NEIGHBOUUUUURS BECOME GOOOOOD FRIIIIEEEEEEENDS.

# coronation-street - Saturday 5 April, 2014

# coronation-street - Friday 28 March, 2014

Corrie's Rita arrested on suspicion of drink-driving
# Coronation Street
# Coronation Street

Corrie's Rita arrested on suspicion of drink-driving

Mar 28th 2014, 3:13 PM 23,639 Views 48 Comments

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

# coronation-street - Sunday 9 February, 2014

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

19 signs you grew up in a Coronation Street house

Feb 9th 2014, 11:00 AM 7,110 Views 6 Comments

That theme tune meant only one thing… Dinnertime!

# coronation-street - Thursday 6 February, 2014

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

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

Feb 6th 2014, 11:39 AM 20,486 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.

# coronation-street - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

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

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

Jan 21st 2014, 10:45 AM 5,142 Views 1 Comment

Spoilers ahoy. Sad spoilers, too.

# coronation-street - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

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

Corrie actor William Roache appears in court for rape trial

Jan 14th 2014, 12:09 PM 14,243 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.

# coronation-street - Sunday 29 December, 2013

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

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

Dec 29th 2013, 6:30 PM 12,479 Views 8 Comments

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

# coronation-street - Friday 27 December, 2013

TV3's very own Christmas toy show watched by 350k people
# Ratings
From The Daily Edge
# 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.

# coronation-street - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

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

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

Nov 6th 2013, 12:55 PM 11,389 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.

# coronation-street - Saturday 14 September, 2013

Top readers' comments of the week
# You Told Us
# You Told Us

Top readers' comments of the week

Sep 14th 2013, 11:00 AM 6,365 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 - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

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

Coronation Street actor Michael Le Vell cleared of all charges

Sep 10th 2013, 3:26 PM 45,882 Views 286 Comments

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

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