Article image
It’s Hollyoaks, but now with an all-black cast …
The long-running soap will be the centrepiece of Channel 4’s Black to Front diversity initiative in September

Alex Mistlin

25, Jul, 2021 @6:45 AM

Article image
‘Real life but better looking’: ultimate teen soap Hollyoaks turns 25
The show’s cast and creators discuss its evolution from British 90210 to taboo-busting teen TV, tackling everything from hard-hitting issues to laxative-spiked pizzas

Ammar Kalia

20, Oct, 2020 @11:00 AM

Article image
Repeat viewing: why the past is the future of our TV schedules
From the optimism of the London 2012 Olympics to tough times on Big Brother, watching repeats helps us to think afresh about where are as a society

Scott Bryan

21, Jul, 2020 @9:00 AM

Article image
Felix Schroer obituary
Other lives: Model of the early 1980s who became director of photography on Hollyoaks

David Flusfeder

11, Jun, 2020 @2:57 PM

Article image
Class war in Emmerdale: how will soaps deal with coronavirus?
With soaps now allowed to go back into production, we imagine how they might tackle the crisis, from bloody uprisings to physically distanced pub brawls

Frances Ryan

18, May, 2020 @9:39 AM

Article image
Who needs Netflix when you've got Corrie? Meet the soaperfans!
In an age of streaming giants, soaps are holding their own. As Coronation Street and EastEnders celebrate milestones, we meet the superfans who live and breathe their shows

Ammar Kalia

18, Feb, 2020 @6:00 AM

Article image
Affairs! Festive births! Pub sieges! Your guide to 2019’s Christmas soaps
EastEnders is the hub of festive misery, there’s a rampage in the Rovers in Corrie and Hollyoaks loses its grip on reality

Hannah Verdier

18, Dec, 2019 @8:59 AM

Article image
How the return of a deceased character spelt the end for Hollyoaks
It’s had fireball car crashes, kidnapping and serial killers, but Mr Cunningham’s reappearance as a ghost took the show from quirky to ridiculous

Issy Sampson

15, Oct, 2018 @12:00 PM

Article image
From EastEnders to Broad City: how bisexuality found its place on TV
After decades of underrepresentation, the small screen is finally playing host to a range of bisexual characters in everything from British soaps to US sitcoms

Hannah Jane Parkinson

11, Jun, 2018 @10:29 AM

Article image
The month in soaps: the EastEnders face a double-decker disaster
Walford market is struck by a bus on the loose. Plus: say hello to Corrie’s next top model and goodbye to the Hollyoaks serial killer … for now

Hannah Verdier

15, Feb, 2017 @9:00 AM

Article image
The month in soaps: EastEnders' wedding wrecker
Plus Toyah Battersby returns to Coronation Street

Hannah Verdier

18, Jan, 2017 @9:00 AM

Article image
Adam Barlow: Coronation Street's new stud comes from impeccable stock
It’s a Barlow/Baldwin family affair in Corrie, while a touch of Hollywood class comes to Hollyoaks

Hannah Verdier

30, Nov, 2016 @9:00 AM

1 / 6 pages