Dec. 09, 1960
Returning Series
30 min.
ITV TV Network
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Coronation Street (UK)

Coronation Street is credited as being one of the longest running soaps in the world and the longest running television soap in Britain (with the longest running overall being The Archers on BBC radio). The show has been on British TV screens since 1960 and has aired over 6,000 episodes.

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55x147 Wed July 30, 2014 Aired: Jul. 30, 2014

Will Gail be forced to make a choice? Dennis reveals his true colours. And a sit-in protest is held for the library.

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55x148 Fri Aug 1, 2014 [Episode 1](Friday Aug. 1st, 2014 7:30PM on itv (UK))

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Jim McDonald Returning To 'Coronation Street'
Coronation Street will bring back Jim McDonald. Upon return he'll be serving time for armed robbery. Jim is played by Charlie Lawson; he'll begin filming in June and return to the screen later in the year.

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  • When the opening titles were re-filmed in the 1970s, no one noticed the cat which wandered across a wall. Now every time they are re-filmed a cat is used.
  • An off-air still from the then-current opening titles appears on the cover of The Jam's 1980 album "Sound Affects".
  • The series began transmitting in High Definition from Monday 31st May 2010, necessitating a new opening titles sequence (the first for eight years) and a new arrangement of the theme tune.
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