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Coronation Street is a British drama serial set in the north of England, chronicling the professional and private lives of the residents of a backstreet in Weatherfield, a fictional suburb of Greater Manchester. Created by Tony Warren and produced by Granada Television and then ITV plc for the country's main commercial network, it first transmitted on 9th December 1960 and is the longest running drama series in the world still in production.

General information about the programme such as broadcast patterns, etc.
Information on specific episodes (complete)
Information on each charactor who has appeared (in progress)
Information about each actor or actress who's been in Coronation Street since 1960 (in progress)
Information on the people who work behind the camera to bring Coronation Street to our screens (in progress)

We also cover the spin-offs!

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Episode580

Ken's film class is about to go awry...

4th July 1966: Chaos! Due to a mistake, the members of Ken Barlow's film society at the Mission Community Centre were treated not to a classical comedy but to a nudist film. Once they cottoned on, offended Ena Sharples and Annie Walker demanded that the film be stopped and walked out, a marked contrast to Dennis Tanner who screened a private encore once they'd left. News of the blunder reached Ken at the Rovers, where Albert Tatlock's report of what happened sent Len Fairclough and Stan Ogden scurrying to the Mission to enjoy the film themselves.


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Kylie Platt

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Kylie Platt in 2011

Kylie Platt is the wife of David and mother of Max and Lily Platt. Kylie was raised by a drug addict mother and abusive father. She resented her half-sister Becky Granger for leaving home when Kylie was eight, and was thrown out after falling pregnant at nineteen. Max's dad, Callum Logan, ended up in prison, and Max was taken into care as Kylie was homeless. In 2010, Becky tracked Kylie down and helped her regain custody of Max, but fearing she couldn't hack it as a mother, Kylie sold Max to Becky and Steve McDonald and left. She made a surprise return to Weatherfield the following year after meeting and getting engaged to David Platt in Tenerife, where she was working as a cage dancer. After getting married, the Platts won custody of Max and in 2013 Kylie gave birth to their daughter Lily - although there was uncertainty over her parentage due to a one-night stand between Kylie and Nick Tilsley. Arriving in the Street as an opportunistic thief, Kylie frequently pushed David to get what he could from his family - including Audrey Roberts's salon where they both worked - but matured as she was accepted into the Platt clan.

The Featured Character is the latest Main character article upgraded to "good" status on Corriepedia. For more about Kylie Platt, go here.


Didyouknow


...that the entire plotline of Episode 1524 (25th August 1975) takes place in the Rovers Return Inn over one night and the following day?
...that Jim O'Hanlon is the only person who has both written for and directed the programme?
...that due to strikes and the staged introduction of Colour Television, only viewers in the areas formally covered by Granada and Yorkshire Television have had the opportunity to watch every episode in its original transmitted broadcast format?
...that guest actress Maudie Edwards spoke the first scripted lines in the programme?
...that Episode 3340 (3rd February 1992) was transmitted with David Plowright, the Chairman of Granada Television, credited as producer in a gesture of protest at his sacking earlier that day?

Corriequotes
"You honestly think that's the only reason why I left you? Putting a new sink in makes everything alright? New wallpaper on t'back bedroom? God Fairclough, you 'aven't a clue, 'ave yeh? It's not me yer missin', it's someone to make yer meals, clean for yer, tidy up after yer, wash for yer, run t'Kabin, anybody!"
Rita Fairclough to Len

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Next episodes - Monday 6th July at 7.30pm and 8.30pm on ITV1


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Coronation Street transmission patterns by country:

Africa, the Middle East and Asia

  • New episodes: Weekdays 7.15pm (UK Time) ITV Choice

Australia

  • New episodes: (UKTV) Monday-Friday 6:50pm
  • Current Pace: 2 weeks behind UK broadcast

Canada

  • New episodes: Monday to Friday 6.30pm (CBC)
  • Omnibus: Sunday 8.00am (CBC)
  • Current Pace: 1 week behind UK broadcast

Ireland

  • New episodes: simulcast with UK (TV3)
  • Omnibus: Saturday 8.30am (TV3)

New Zealand

  • New episodes: Friday 7.30pm to 9.30pm and Saturday 8.30pm to 9.30pm (TV ONE)
  • Current Pace: eighteen months behind UK broadcast

Sweden

  • New episodes: Weekdays 12.45pm and 1.20pm (TV4)
  • Current Pace: three years behind UK broadcast

United Kingdom

  • New episodes:
  • Mondays 7.30pm & 8.30pm (ITV1)
    • Wednesdays 7.30pm (ITV1)
    • Fridays 7.30pm & 8.30pm (ITV1)
  • Repeats on ITV2
    • After 6.00am, the weekday morning after original broadcast
    • Midday the weekday after original broadcast,
  • Omnibuses
    • Saturday and Sunday, mid-morning ITV2
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