ITV to offer work on soaps to people from poorer backgrounds

Placements on Coronation Street and Emmerdale will be up for grabs.

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Corrie’s Kym Marsh becomes grandmother to ‘beautiful’ baby boy at 42

The actress helped deliver the child on Friday night.

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Lucy Fallon announces departure from Coronation Street

The actress will leave the soap at the end of her contract in 2020.

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Jane Hazlegrove joins Coronation Street cast

She will play the mother of Gemma and Paul Winter in the soap.

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No investigation over gay Coronation Street character’s death, Ofcom rules

Viewers were devastated over Rana’s death on her wedding day, but the regulator has said that it was “typical of this soap’s dramatic plotlines”.

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Coronation Street guide dog retires after six years on set

Mr Quinn is leaving the cobbles after a long period of service.

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My character’s death wasn’t intended to offend LGBT+ community, says Corrie star

Actress Bhavna Limbachia wanted to bow out in the only way she could, which she believed was killing off her character, Rana Habeeb.

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Corrie’s Rana Habeeb killed in factory collapse

Actress Bhavna Limbachia said it was the right exit for her character.

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Former Coronation Street star Shayne Ward cast in British horror film

It is the former X Factor winner’s second film role.

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Corrie’s Kym Marsh reveals alternative to being called ‘Granny’

The soap star is becoming a first-time grandmother aged 42.

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Corrie’s Charlie Lawson: I need to reassess my life after mini-stroke

The actor, best known for playing Jim McDonald in the soap, spoke about the emotional strain of the mini-stroke last month.

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Bodyguard star Anjli Mohindra: I almost gave up after Corrie turned me down

The actress auditioned for a role on the cobbles as a teenager.

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He’s back so he is – Corrie fans celebrate Jim McDonald’s return to the cobbles

The soap character had been in prison but turned up for Steve’s stag do.

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Eva to bid farewell to the cobbles

It's been a tearful time for Catherine Tyldesley lately. Her character on Coronation Street, Eva Price, has faced a heartbreaking few months after her ex-boyfriend, Aidan Connor (played by Shayne Ward) took his own life.

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Catherine Tyldesley ‘might burn some of Eva’s bras’ as she leaves Corrie

The actress has filmed her final emotional scenes and will leave the soap next week after seven years.

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Coronation Street star Helen Flanagan welcomes second child with Scott Sinclair

The Coronation Street actress shared the announcement on Instagram.

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ITV teases Coronation Street villain Pat Phelan’s return

The murderous builder will be back in Weatherfield for one final showdown.

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Corrie viewers complain over police procedure as grooming story develops

Soap fans are worried that the scenes could put real victims off contacting the police.

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Coronation Street star Kirkbride knew she was dying, says Callard

Coronation Street star Beverley Callard believes Anne Kirkbride "knew" she was dying.

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'Coronation Street' star set for 'Strictly'

'Coronation Street' actor Antony Cotton is desperate to appear on 'Strictly Come Dancing'.

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Michelle Keegan: Coronation Street was my safety blanket

Michelle Keegan has admitted she was "shocked" when she was told she could never make a return to Coronation Street.

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Coronation Street episode to bid farewell to Deirdre Barlow character

'Coronation Street' will say farewell to the late Anne Kirkbride's character Deirdre Barlow on-screen later this year.

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Coronation Street stars 'want public memorial for Kirkbride'

The stars of 'Coronation Street' reportedly want a public memorial service to be held for Anne Kirkbride.

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Kirkbride was planning Corrie comeback three days before death

Anne Kirkbride was planning her 'Coronation Street' comeback just three days before she died.

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I can relate to my Coronation Street character's storyline, says Dennis

Les Dennis's on-screen character in 'Coronation Street' has the same life threatening heart condition that killed his father.

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I 'blanked' brother days before his death, says Corrie star Charles

Craig Charles "blanked" his brother just days before he died.

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SPOILERS: Coronation Street character set for marriage proposal

A well-known 'Coronation Street' character will be faced with a marriage proposal in an upcoming storyline.

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SPOILERS: Surprise assault arrest for Coronation Street character

A well-known Coronation Street character is to be arrested for assault - and it's one of the last ones you'd expect…

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Griffin would welcome return to Coronation Street

Angela Griffin wants to return to 'Coronation Street'.

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SPOILERS: Coronation Street marriage to hit the rocks

A Coronation Street marriage is heading for trouble in the coming weeks.

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Coronation Street stars 'set for football-style fines'

'Coronation Street' bosses have reportedly begun handing out fines to badly behaved cast members.

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'Coronation Street' cameo for rescue dog

TV presenter Paul O’Grady helped a rescue dog land a walk-on role in tonight’s Coronation Street – including a visit to the Rovers Return.

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Coronation Street star says storyline was 'stupid'

Coronation Street star Charles Lawson thought the bank robbery storyline that resulted in his character ending up behind bars was "stupid".

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More kids not on the cards for 'Coronation Street' star

Ryan Thomas says that he doesn't want any more children.

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Soap stars to cycle from 'Coronation Street' pub to The Woolpack

Stars from 'Coronation Street' and 'Emmerdale' are to take part in a charity cycle ride between the sets of the two ITV soaps in preparation for the Tour De France.

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'Coronation Street' star set to take acting lessons (SPOILERS AHEAD)

A long-running star 'Coronation Street' is to take acting lessons when she leaves the popular soap .

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Corrie pair clean up at British Soap Awards

'Coronation Street' stars David Neilson and Julie Hesmondhalgh dominated the British Soap Awards 2014 last night with a total of six wins between them.

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Roache set to make 'Coronation St' return

William Roache is set to make his grand return to 'Coronation Street' with a comedy camping storyline.

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Le Vell preparing to direct 'Coronation Street' episodes

Michael Le Vell has been shadowing the 'Coronation Street' directors.

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'Coronation Street' set to introduce new disabled character

'Coronation Street' bosses are introducing a new disabled character to the soap.

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Corrie beauty Flanagan to join 'Holby City' cast

Helen Flanagan has landed a role in 'Holby City'.

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No 'Coronation Street' return yet for Flanagan

Helen Flanagan is set to have her own reality TV show.

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'Coronation Street' character set to suffer breakdown

A long-running 'Coronation Street' character is to suffer a breakdown in an upcoming episode.

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Hewson: I fear for health of Corrie star Roache

Sherrie Hewson worries about William Roache's health following his trial for sex assault charges.

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'Coronation Street' to film four alternate murder storylines

'Coronation Street' bosses are to film four different murder storylines, it has been revealed.

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SPOILER ALERT: 'Coronation Street' set for dramatic heartbreak scenes

There are some dramatic scenes in store for 'Coronation Street' fans next Monday.

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Fellow 'Corrie' actor called soap star 'cockroach'

'Coronation Street' star William Roache was called a “cockroach” by a fellow cast member, a court heard today.

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Corrie to welcome first Muslim family

'Coronation Street' bosses have confirmed they will be introducing the first Muslim family to the soap.

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Keegan's hair pulled out in Corrie catfight

'Coronation Street' star Paula Lane accidentally tore out some of co-star Michelle Keegan's hair during an on-screen cat fight.

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Corrie character to be given stark ultimatum by girlfriend

A 'Coronation Street' character will be told to go under the knife in an upcoming episode.

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Cheryl Cole set to appear in 'Coronation Street' TV sketch

Cheryl Cole is joining regulars at the Rovers Return after filming a TV sketch in 'Coronation Street'.

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Corrie character set for 'explosive' exit

A well-known character is to bow out of 'Coronation Street' next summer

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SPOILER ALERT: Keegan hints at how Tina will exit Corrie

Michelle Keegan says she is honoured by her 'Coronation Street' exit storyline.

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Fans may be given chance to walk down Coronation Street

Coronation Street may be opened up to the public for six months next year.

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O'Grady: I couldn't watch Corrie after musical flop

Paul O'Grady couldn't bear to watch 'Coronation Street' for a year after the show's musical flopped.

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Returning Corrie character will 'wreak havoc'

A 'Coronation Street' character is set to "wreak havoc" when he returns to Weatherfield.

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Long-time 'Coronation Street' star set to leave next year

One of the stars of 'Coronation Street' is to leave the soap next year to spend more time with his family.

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SPOILER ALERT: Corrie character to finally find love

One 'Coronation Street' actress can't wait for some romantic action on the popular soap.

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Le Vell set for Corrie return

Michael Le Vell is set to return to 'Coronation Street' next year after signing a new deal.

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