Everyone in the country was shocked when news broke earlier this week that a 15-year-old boy had cruelly and callously set fire to a dogs’ shelter, risking the lives of the 200 plus dogs residing in the charity’s kennels.
The fire was tackled by fire fighters whilst two local heroes jumped three fences at the back of the burning building to get to the kennels where they kicked through the locked doors to try and rescue as many of the helpless animals as possible. They saved over 150 canines, but sadly, 60 dogs still died in the blaze. Read more & comment »
It seems the nation was overjoyed to welcome Ken Barlow back to the cobbles on Coronation Street last night as of course, veteran actor Bill Roache’s first scenes in over a year were aired.
And what magnificent drama it was as a livid Ken went nuclear on hearing that his wife Deirdre (Anne Kirkbride) hadn’t told him that his son Peter (Chris Gascoyne) was banged up for murder… Read more & comment »
Fans of Coronation Street may know that there’s yet more anguish headed for the Platt household when young Max is diagnosed as having ADHD, which is a situation that’s going to put a good deal of stress on Max’s stepdad David and his mum Kylie…
But how will Kylie (Paula Lane) and David deal with it?
Fans of Corrie will know that David Platt has been shunned by his entire family after it was revealed that he’d caused the car crash that left his brother Nick (Ben Price) with brain damage.
And although his mum Gail (Helen Worth) feels sorry for her son, and talked her mother Audrey (Sue Nicholls) into letting him stay with her, it seems there’s no thawing in the attitude of David’s wife Kylie (Paula Lane) who wants nothing to do with him.
So David faces a very lonely Christmas this year, as Jack P Shepherd, who of course plays David, has revealed to ITV… Read more & comment »
Coronation Street resident David Platt has been through the wringer of late – most of which was his own doing of course – and has been shunned by everyone near and dear to him after it was revealed that he’d caused his brother Nick’s accident…
However, throughout everything he’s been through, David’s always been able to rely on his ex-girlfriend Tina McIntyre (Michelle Keegan), but is even her loyalty about to be tested?
Well, we’ll find out as Jack P Shepherd who of course plays David has been talking to ITV about what’s next for his character… Read more & comment »
Following the shock announcement that Coronation Street heart throb, Chris Fountain had been axed from the show in the summer, ITV have now confirmed an exit date for the star – Wednesday October 23rd!
Fountain, who plays Tommy Duckworth in the long-running ITV soap was dismissed by show bosses in August after a rap video featuring him apparently condoning rape and violence to women began circulating the internet. Read more & comment »
As we reported yesterday, Beverley Callard is headed back to Coronation Street in the role of former Rovers landlady Liz McDonald, and her co-stars Antony Cotton and Jack P Shepherd – who play the roles of Sean Tully and David Platt respectively – can’t wait!
STV report that Antony said of Bev’s return to the cast, “I feel great about it. She is a good pal and she is one of my best friend’s mums in real life…
Whilst still coming to terms with their one night stand, Coronation Street’s Nick Tilsley and his sister-in-law, Kylie Platt, are set for even more drama when it is revealed that their brief encounter has resulted in Kylie getting pregnant!
Fans of the hit ITV soap will know how Nick (Ben Price) and Kylie (Paula Lane) turned to each other after Nick’s wedding to Leanne (Jane Danson) was called off on Christmas Day, and Kylie’s marriage to Nick’s half-brother, David (Jack P Shepherd) seemed to be over. Read more & comment »
The Platt family are set for an unhappy Christmas in Coronation Street, as the Sun newspaper reports that Kylie will cheat on David on Boxing Day with a one night stand.
Fans of the award-winning ITV soap will know how David (Jack P Shepherd) and his feisty wife, Kylie (Paula Lane) are currently experiencing a rough patch in their marriage after the revelation that Kylie was still taking the pill, despite telling David they could start trying for a family. Read more & comment »
Fans of Corrie will know in last night’s trip to Weatherfield, we saw Kylie Platt confessing to hubby David that although she agreed that they should try for a baby, she has in fact not stopped taking her contraceptive pill.
A furious David was not appeased as Kylie tried to explain that she’s happy in her work, and having been promoted recently, she’s not ready to give it all up in order to become a mum again.
However, David didn’t take the news well, and stormed off to cry on his former lover Tina McIntyre’s shoulder…
And having had a few too many, David (Jack P Shepherd) passed out on Tina’s (Michelle Keegan) couch, but in Monday’s episode, when both Tommy (Chris Fountain) and Kylie find out that their respective partners were under the same roof all night, they’ll put two and two together and come up with the wrong conclusion that they must’ve slept together. Read more & comment »
A few weeks ago, when it was reported that Emmerdale’s current series producer Stuart Blackburn was to take over from Corrie producer Phil Collinson early next year, it was claimed that up to ten Coronation Street characters could be axed in a shake-up of the soap.
At the time, ITV denied that would be the case, however an spokesperson added the caveat that they couldn’t comment on what Blackburn would or wouldn’t do in the role.
However today, it’s been reported that Corrie star Jack P Shepherd, who of course plays David Platt, reckons that he and his fellow cast members are “terrified” at the prospect of being written out.
Speaking to Digital Spy, Jack said, “We’re terrified. It’s always the same, with people asking, ‘Have you heard? New boss, what’s he like?’
Things seem to have settled down for Weatherfield’s fiery duo, David and Kylie Platt, so what better time than to through a firework into their lives?
Ever since Coronation Street’s David Platt (Jack P Shepherd) married Kylie (Paula Lane) they have worked together to prove everyone wrong and become one of the strongest married couples the soap has seen for a long time. Read more & comment »
In upcoming episodes of Corrie, we’re set to see Audrey Roberts (Sue Nicholls) suffer a heart attack that she believes was induced by the war she has going on with her grandson David Platt over ownership of the salon…
Audrey of course signed the business over to David (Jack P Shepherd) last year, but now wants it back so that she can get some cash out of it to fund a round the world cruise for herself and Lewis (Nigel Havers) but David’s been having none of it.
However, after David realises his gran could have died, he relents and tells Audrey he will sign the business back to her.