Coronation Street veteran Bill Roache did not want to join the soap.
Sally Lindsay has called for more female writers in order to tackle ageism in the TV industry.
Coronation Street’s Roy Cropper gets a shock when he discovers a family he never knew existed.
Coronation Street’s Mikey North has said his character Gary Windass starts “losing the plot” in dramatic scenes this autumn.
Coronation Street’s Katie McGlynn has said she needed counselling after filming Sinead Osbourne’s final scenes on the show.
Coronation Street star Katie McGlynn has shared an emotional farewell to her character Sinead Osbourne, who died in Friday’s episode of the soap.
Coronation Street’s Katie McGlynn has said she wanted her character Sinead Osbourne to die because “life isn’t a fairytale”.
Coronation Street’s Daniel Osbourne will betray his dying wife Sinead when he kisses Bethany Platt.
Coronation Street actress Katie McGlynn has said she feels like she is grieving as heartbreaking scenes of her character Sinead Osbourne losing her battle with cancer are due to be aired.
Prison riot scenes will air in Coronation Street as part of a David Platt storyline.
Juliette Kaplan, who played battleaxe Pearl Sibshaw in Last Of The Summer Wine, has died aged 80 from cancer.
Helen Flanagan has told of how she started having “crazy” thoughts and developed new behaviours after having her first child.
Coronation Street star Jack P Shepherd said he underwent a hair transplant after starting to go bald affected his mental health.
Coronation Street fans said they were “heartbroken” as Sinead Tinker was told she had just a few months to live.
Danny Dyer has won the TV Choice Award for best soap actor for the second year running.
While British soaps have long been at the forefront of LGBT representation on TV, EastEnders boss Kate Oates said the BBC still receives complaints when it features storylines involving gay characters.
Shayne Ward has warned “banter” has an impact on male mental health behind closed doors.
Lucy Mecklenburgh and Ryan Thomas have revealed they are expecting their first child together – two months after announcing their engagement.
Coronation Street star Antony Cotton leapt from ITV’s float during Manchester Pride to confront a group of anti-gay protesters.
Denise Welch has spoken of how “incredibly lonely” she was when she joined the cast of Coronation Street.
Corrie viewers saw the funny side as Robert Preston accidentally got engaged to two women.
Michelle Keegan has said her part in upcoming comedy Brassic is an “empowering role” that portrays single mothers in “a positive light”.
Coronation Street viewers enjoyed a blast from the past as it was confirmed that 90s favourite Fiona Middleton is Emma Brooker’s mother.
Coronation Street viewers will witness the “devastating effects of historic child sexual abuse within a family” in a new storyline.
An actress who married notorious prisoner Charles Bronson was found unconscious on her bed next to two bags of “white powder”, an inquest heard.
Actress Paula Williamson, who married notorious prisoner Charles Bronson, has been found dead.
Coronation Street star Lucy Fallon will return to her birthplace to switch on the Blackpool Illuminations.
Coronation Street has consulted domestic abuse experts for a new storyline exploring the “torture” of coercive control.
Faye Brookes has announced her first post-soap role as she prepares to depart Coronation Street.
Star of the stage and screen, Irene Sutcliffe has died aged 88 after more than 60 years in the acting spotlight - including a prominent role in Coronation Street.
Almost three million people tuned in to watch Coronation Street dominate the British Soap Awards for a second year running.
Coronation Street and Hollyoaks were the big winners at the British Soap Awards.