The UK's longest-running TV soap, Coronation Street focuses on the everyday lives of working class people in Manchester, England.

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 Gail Platt / ... (2,041 episodes, 1974-2016)
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 Steve McDonald (1,882 episodes, 1989-2016)
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 Ken Barlow / ... (1,841 episodes, 1960-2016)
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 Sally Webster / ... (1,709 episodes, 1986-2016)
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 Audrey Roberts / ... (1,665 episodes, 1979-2016)
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 Rita Sullivan / ... (1,575 episodes, 1964-2016)
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 Deirdre Barlow / ... (1,491 episodes, 1972-2014)
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 David Platt (1,425 episodes, 2000-2016)
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 Kevin Webster / ... (1,413 episodes, 1981-2016)
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 Liz McDonald / ... (1,392 episodes, 1984-2016)
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 Fiz Stape / ... (1,370 episodes, 2001-2016)
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 Eileen Grimshaw / ... (1,346 episodes, 1994-2016)
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 Leanne Battersby / ... (1,339 episodes, 1997-2016)
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 Maria Connor / ... (1,331 episodes, 2000-2016)
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 Sean Tully (1,319 episodes, 2003-2016)
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 Roy Cropper (1,250 episodes, 1995-2016)
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 Emily Bishop / ... (1,233 episodes, 1961-2016)
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 Michelle Connor (1,196 episodes, 2006-2016)
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 Tyrone Dobbs (1,196 episodes, 1998-2016)
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 Jason Grimshaw (1,189 episodes, 2000-2016)
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 Norris Cole / ... (1,171 episodes, 1974-2016)
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 Carla Connor / ... (1,162 episodes, 2004-2016)
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 Sophie Webster (1,035 episodes, 2004-2016)
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 Tracy Barlow / ... (1,027 episodes, 2002-2016)
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 Lloyd Mullaney (913 episodes, 2005-2015)
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 Dev Alahan (905 episodes, 1999-2016)
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 Anna Windass (884 episodes, 2008-2016)
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 Rosie Webster (884 episodes, 2000-2012)
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 Hayley Cropper / ... (866 episodes, 1998-2014)
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 Tina McIntyre (861 episodes, 2008-2014)
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 Nick Tilsley (844 episodes, 2009-2016)
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 Peter Barlow (840 episodes, 2000-2015)
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 Kirk Sutherland / ... (820 episodes, 1999-2016)
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 Jack Duckworth / ... (820 episodes, 1976-2010)
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The UK's longest-running TV soap, Coronation Street focuses on the everyday lives of working class people in Manchester, England.

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9 December 1960 (UK)  »

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(1960-1989)| (1990-)

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(1960-1969 and 1970-1971)| (1969-1970 and 1971-)

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

[1996-2007] Sponsored by Cadbury's chocolate. [2007- ] Sponsored by Harveys The Furniture Store. See more »

Goofs

In the episode after Katie kills Tommy, the expression on Tommy's face keeps changing throughout the episode. See more »

Quotes

[talking about Gail]
Blanche Hunt: Never happy unless she's got someone's hands round her throat.
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Connections

Featured in The 100 Greatest Scary Moments (2003) See more »

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I am, I feel
Written by Shellie Poole, Karen Poole and Terry Martin
Performed by Alisha's Attic
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British TV at it's Best
9 August 2003 | by (Milton Keynes, England) – See all my reviews

If you want to see British TV at it's best then look no further, This is a high class soap opera which has won many awards, The performances in this show sometimes outshine those that have won Oscars. The premise of the series is the following of lives in an old terraced street in Manchester. Each resident is different, it would be boring if they were. The Street is famous for it's comic humour, in the midst of a dramatic scene you are always guaranteed a laugh. It is a must see programme. It is the top rated programme in the UK.


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