Soap schedule changes: How are Coronation Street, EastEnders and Emmerdale affected by the World Cup this week?

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There are lots of changes to the soap schedules again this week thanks to continuing World Cup coverage. And it’s a case of either feast or famine: there’s three hours of drama on Monday (with Coronation Street, EastEnders and Emmerdale) all showing bumper episodes.


But Wednesday and Thursday are pretty much soap-free zones, at least where the big three continuing dramas are concerned.

Here’s your handy guide to what’s showing when:

Coronation Street

Monday 25 June – 8.00pm (60-minute episode)

Tuesday 26 June – 8.00pm (60-minute episode)

Friday 29 June – 7.30pm, 8.30pm


Monday 25 June – 9.10pm (55-minute episode)

Friday 29 June – 8.00pm, 9.00pm


Monday 25 June – 7.00pm (60-minute episode)

Tuesday 26 June – 7.00pm (60-minute episode)


Friday 29 June – 7.00pm