Coronation Street historyEdit

Real worldEdit

  • 1943 - Judith Barker (Janet Barlow) born.
  • 1970 Granada Television technicians belonging to the ACTT (Association of Cinematograph Television and Allied Technicians) Union end their strike which had commenced on 26th May in support of a 12% pay rise. The strike only affected Granada - the rest of the ITV network carried on as usual but without any Granada programmes, including Coronation Street. The dispute had actually been called off on Saturday 20th June but it took until this date for the service to be resumed, which it did at 2.35pm.


Episodes were broadcast on 22nd June on the following years:

21st June Dates
23rd June

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