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Tracy has a friend in Beth

Beth has her faults, that's for sure. As Gary mentioned she has 'the sensitivity of a sledgehammer.' But, it was interesting to hear Izzy's reply to Gary's comment - 'She means well.' Izzy's generosity may be a little too much in her r...
by Coronation Street Blog on Jul 2, 2016

Kylie Platt's death - an ITV spoiler too far?

There's been angry reaction today to the news that Kylie Platt is going to be killed off in Coronation Street.  The reaction from Coronation Street fans this morning is that it's a spoiler too far, too much, too soon.In almost nine years of runn...
by Coronation Street Blog on Jul 2, 2016

Corrie weekly update - Eccles the Bush Kangaroo

Corrie weekly updates from 1995All the wit and warmth of WeatherfieldNone of the waffleAvailable from amazon.co.uk or amazon.comJason leaves Weatherfield this week for the bright lights of Thailand. I had him pegged as more of a Magaluf man myse...
by Coronation Street Blog on Jul 2, 2016

Coronation Street fan of the week - Cirah in Ireland

It's time to meet another Coronation Street fan of the week.Would you like to be our Corrie fan of the week?Find out more here! Who are you and where are you from?I am Cirah and I am from Ireland.How long have you been watching Corrie?I've been watc...
by Coronation Street Blog on Jul 2, 2016

Coronation Street double episode review, Friday 1 July 2016

Tracy in pain, Izzy in pain, Caz in fake pain, and mere seconds of light relief. Yes, I must admit, having read the previews, I wasn’t filled with enthusiasm for tonight’s Corrie, but here goes.Deciding to swerve her appointment at the specialist...
by Coronation Street Blog on Jul 1, 2016

Kylie Platt to be killed off in Coronation Street

Kylie Platt is being killed off in Coronation Street, ITV have revealed.David is to be left devastated by the death of his wife Kylie - just as the couple finally find happiness. With Tony Stewart in the frame for Callum’s murder it looks as though...
by Coronation Street Blog on Jul 1, 2016

Preview of tonight's double Coronation Street - Fri 1 July

Friday 1st JulyTRACY STEALS THE SHOW Clearly in pain, Tracy confides in Beth that she’s got an appointment with the specialist but Ken’s none the wiser. Beth insists she’ll accompany her. As Amy sets off for her violin recital, Tracy approaches...
by Coronation Street Blog on Jun 30, 2016

Corrie Overload

 I was rather torn about whether to even write this blog, let alone publish it. I need to get my frustrations out though so here it goes. Yes, I know Coronation Street is merely a television programme, but I still think the powers that be ho...
by Coronation Street Blog on Jun 30, 2016

Coronation Street and the Joy of Six

News that Coronation Street is going to change to six episodes a week in 2017 made me wonder when the last change to five episodes took place.  With thanks to Corriepedia, here we go...1960Corrie was launched on Friday 9th December 1960 with two...
by Coronation Street Blog on Jun 30, 2016

Coronation Street set to be expanded for 6 episodes

Following the announcement yesterday that Coronation Street is moving to six, yes six, episodes per week in 2017, there's more news on what this will entail.First off, the Coronation Street set will be expanded. The Guardian reports today that the cu...
by Coronation Street Blog on Jun 30, 2016

Coronation Street Weds 29th June Episode Review (9:00pm)

Hiya! It's just Jordan - back again after my two-week absence from the blog. I've had a fabulous week enjoying musicals in London and now I'm back, ready for some Corrie-reviewing. Although, I was unsure how I could manage watching three episodes in...
by Coronation Street Blog on Jun 30, 2016

Coronation Street the tour - coming to a town near you?

Ever since the Coronation Street tour closed in Manchester, I've been wondering about all those old sets and props. Yes, it's the sort of thing I wonder about. Note to self: must get out more.Well, news reaches us that some bits of the old Corrie set...
by Coronation Street Blog on Jun 29, 2016

Corrie to air 6 episodes a week

by Coronation Street Blog on Jun 29, 2016

Preview of tonight's Coronation Street - Weds 29 June at 7.30pm

Weds 29 June at 7.30pmTONY’S “GUILT” IGNITES JASON’S DESPAIR As subdued Jason opens his birthday cards, he sees a bank statement confirming that Tony’s money is now in his account. Phelan’s ears prick up and Todd clocks his interest. Jaso...
by Coronation Street Blog on Jun 28, 2016

Preview of tonight's hour long Coronation Street - Weds 29 June at 9pm

Wed 29th June - for one hour at 9pmJASON’S MOMENTOUS DECISION DEVASTATES EILEEN As Gemma appears from the kebab shop, Jason turns on her, demanding to know which of Callum’s mates torched his van. Gemma denies all knowledge. Phelan sows the se...
by Coronation Street Blog on Jun 28, 2016

Spoilers for next week's Coronation Street, July 4 - 8

Without any piffle, here's the storylines for the week ahead on Coronation Street, all wrapped up nicely in 50 words or less.Week of Monday 4 July to Friday 8 JulySarah sees a psychiatrist, Amy rejects Tracy, Dev and Mary sleep together in spa break...
by Coronation Street Blog on Jun 28, 2016

Billy dumps Sean for Todd in Coronation Street

Next week in Coronation Street, Billy 'the vicar' Mayhew will dump Sean, and as you can see, by the preview picture above, he ends up snogging Todd.Inside Soap magazine reveal that Todd reveals to Billy that he's falling for him. Deciding he needs to...
by Coronation Street Blog on Jun 28, 2016

Dev and Mary sleep together in Coronation Street

I just love the sound of this from the previews for next week's Coronation Street.  Dev and Mary are going to end up spending the night together. But as you can tell from the preview picture above, all is not what it seems.Inside Soap magazine t...
by Coronation Street Blog on Jun 28, 2016

Tracy's graveside grief in Coronation Street

It's been almost a year since Deirdre Barlow passed away - July 8 2015.  Next week on Coronation Street, the anniversary of Deirdre's death is remembered when Tracy visits her mum's graveside to lay some flowers. Tracy has to go to her mum's gra...
by Coronation Street Blog on Jun 28, 2016

Michael's back on Corrie - and ready to face Phelan

Les Dennis is back on screen on Coronation Street next week as Michael Rodwell - and he's going to square up to Pat Phelan. Off-screen, Les Dennis has been acting in a play in Liverpool. On-screen, his character Michael Rodwell has been living in Bri...
by Coronation Street Blog on Jun 28, 2016


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