Monthly Archives: July 2008

Update – July 30, 2008 – Honeymoon’s Over

David Platt Suicide Watch Gail has called in a day off at work to take care of her ill son. After almost losing him (or so she thinks) yesterday, she is going to stay home with him and try to … Continue reading

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The Creepiest Wedding Since…. (Update)

The show opens with Gayle, Audrey and Bill at the dock where Gayle acknowledges that she secretly knew he would drive the car into the same spot that Richard Bloody Hillman tried to kill them. The police tell Gayle that … Continue reading

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Corrie / Olympics Schedule Change

From Rusty at the CEEB: On Sunday, August 3: “This is the last Sunday Coronation Street telecast before the Olympics.  Corrie will continue to air the week of August 4 at 7:00 pm, but these episodes will not be repeated … Continue reading

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Wurzel Gummidge

On Friday’s episode, Sean asks Marcus if he looks like Wurzel Gummidge in his suit.  For the uninitiated, Wurzel Gummidge was a children’s book and then television show about a scarecrow starring Jon Pertwee (of Dr. Who fame).  I absolutely adored these … Continue reading

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Monday July 28th – The Nothing Will Spoil My Special Day Update

UK Time – Wednesday October 31st, 2007 Yes folks, it was the episode we have all been waiting for. It’s Sarah-Lou Platt and Jason Grimshaw’s wedding day and the pictures will be perfect except for the fact that the groom … Continue reading

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Update For Epiosde # 6674 & 6675 July 25, 2008

The Puppy Jamie is quite surprised to discover to have a dog for a housemate. When Liam asks him what he thought the whimpering from the bedroom all night was about Jamie just gives him a knowing smirk. Later Liam … Continue reading

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Number 2 Coronation Street

Some light internet research has told me that number 2 Coronation Street is an address almost as central to the life on the cobbles as the Rover’s Return. Some memorable characters have passed through those doors both as proprietor and … Continue reading

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Update – July 23, 2008 – Such Bloody Awful Poetry Edition

A wedding dinner for Grimshaws and Platts Eileen can’t believe she’ll be kin to Gail Says Sean, for Jason, there’s always chance that Our dim young Jason gets nervous and bails The meal is fun, the drinkers so not meek … Continue reading

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In Which Glacia Finds Herself a Bit Catty – Update

  I watched Corrie this morning and I was such a mean girl that  I felt as if I were channeling a drunk Paul Lynde.  (The over 40 crowd can thank me for that reference later.)   Three things:   … Continue reading

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Important Administrative Message for All Corrie Canucks

    #1 – There will be no Corrie Thursday night because of a footie game.  Corrie will be back to back on Friday.  Check listings for what time the second episode will be shown, but I”ve been told that … Continue reading

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