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Coronation Street, Emmerdale, Neighbours, H&A - schedule changes

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Soap fans should take note of a few more schedule changes over the next couple of weeks.

For one day only, it's all change for the Australian soaps on Bank Holiday Monday (August 25) as Home and Away moves to the earlier time of 12.40pm on Channel 5 and Neighbours follows at 1.10pm.

It's not just the lunchtime screenings that are affected, as Neighbours airs at the later time of 6pm that day and Home and Away follows at 6.30pm, clashing with Channel 4's Hollyoaks. 5*'s first look Home and Away episode airs at 6.05pm.

On Tuesday, September 2, Emmerdale will air an hour-long episode from 7pm, leading to another schedule clash with rival soap EastEnders which airs at 7.30pm.

On Wednesday, September 3, there'll be no Emmerdale episode and Coronation Street airs at the earlier time of 7pm. These changes are due to the England vs. Norway game airing from 7.30pm on ITV that evening.
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Hollyoaks spoiler pictures: See Sandy Roscoe leave the village

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Hollyoaks airs Gillian Taylforth's exit scenes in E4's first look episode this evening (August 21) as her character Sandy Roscoe decides to leave the village.

Sandy makes the choice to leave as she needs some time away from her wayward sons after learning of Freddie and Joe's recent crimes.

Sandy prepares to leave the village

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Sandy prepares to leave the village

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Emmerdale: Kerry Wyatt returns and faces Dan - spoiler pictures

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Emmerdale's Kerry Wyatt will deny her true feelings for her estranged partner Dan Spencer when they come face-to-face again next week.

When Kerry (Laura Norton) returns from her holiday, it's clear that she and Dan have both missed each other - but the chances of either of them admitting it appear slim.

Once Kerry is back, Dan's son Sean encourages him to head over to The Woolpack to catch up with her. However, as soon as Dan (Liam Fox) takes this advice, Kerry goes on the defensive by boasting about the men she met when she was away.

Kerry refuses to admit that she misses Dan

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Kerry refuses to admit that she misses Dan

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Coronation Street: Peter Barlow collapses after drinking binge - pictures

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Coronation Street's Peter Barlow could be in serious danger next week, after collapsing following a drinking binge in prison.

Peter (Chris Gascoyne) becomes increasingly desperate for a drink when his fellow prisoner Jim (Charles Lawson) refuses to give him any more alcohol.

Knowing he needs a drink to get through the day, Peter tracks down Jim's illegal stash and drinks the lot.

Later, Jim finds him Peter lying on the floor barely conscious and knows he needs to get help. Will Jim alert the alert the prison guards and get Peter to hospital, or is Peter's life in the balance?

A desperate Peter tracks down Jim's illegal stash of alcohol and drinks the lot

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A desperate Peter finds Jim's alcohol

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Coronation Street: Tyrone Dobbs has an accident - spoiler pictures

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Tyrone Dobbs's life will hang in the balance on Coronation Street next week when his loft conversion goes badly wrong.

Viewers know that Todd Grimshaw (Bruno Langley) has arranged for cheap materials to be used on the job and has lied to a concerned Gary Windass (Mikey North), telling him that it was all Tony's idea.

As Jason (Ryan Thomas) makes a start on Tyrone's loft conversion, Tyrone (Alan Halsall) is impressed with the work so far. However, as he admires Jason's work he suddenly falls through the boarding into the bedroom below and lies unconscious.

Tyrone takes pictures of the loft conversion

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Tyrone takes pictures of the loft conversion

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Emmerdale's Shirley Stelfox reveals shock Edna Birch decision

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Emmerdale's Edna Birch plays a big role in Aaron Livesy's return storyline next week as she gives him a place to hide from the police.

When Edna first spots that Aaron (Danny Miller) is back in the village, she is quick to report him to the authorities - leading to a heavy police presence in Emmerdale.

Shirley Stelfox plays Edna Birch

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Shirley Stelfox as Edna Birch


However, Edna is later given pause for thought when she gets confirmation that Aaron didn't really start the fire at Cain Dingle's garage two years ago. Can she make amends for the trouble she has caused?

Here, Shirley Stelfox - who plays Edna - reveals more about what's to come for her character.
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EastEnders: Ian Beale secret under serious threat - spoiler pictures

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EastEnders' Ian Beale finds his prostitute secret under serious threat next week as Rainie Cross returns to the Square once again.

Viewers know that Ian (Adam Woodyatt) was with Rainie (Tanya Franks) the night his daughter Lucy was murdered and she has been blackmailing him ever since.

The pressure steps up a gear for Ian as several other Walford residents uncover his secret and he is faced with the gruelling task of coming clean to his partner Denise Fox (Diane Parish).

Ian's week originally gets off to a bad start when Mick (Danny Dyer) delivers him an ultimatum, informing him that he must tell Denise the truth, or he will.

To make matters worse for Ian, Phil (Steve McFadden) has also revealed the truth to Sharon after she became suspicious when she caught Phil with Rainie.

Phil tells a shocked Sharon that Ian slept with a prostitute

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Sharon finds out that Ian slept with a prostitute

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EastEnders' Peter Beale makes big decision after Lucy news - pictures

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The Beale family are delivered more bad news on EastEnders next week when Lucy's murder investigation stalls once again, leading Peter to make a big decision.

Ian (Adam Woodyatt) and Peter (Ben Hardy) find their hopes crushed when the police inform them that they haven't found the person they believe is responsible for Lucy's death.

Feeling downhearted, Peter's problems with his girlfriend Lola are reiterated when she doesn't understand his point of view, so he turns to Lauren instead.

Knowing how much they have in common, Peter kisses Lauren and tells her that he loves her, but does she feel the same?

Ian and Peter talk to Summerhayes at the station

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Ian and Peter talk to Summerhayes at the station

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EastEnders: Denise Fox discovers Patrick's house has been burgled - pictures

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EastEnders' Denise Fox will be left devastated next week when she discovers Patrick Trueman's home has been broken into while he was recovering in hospital.

Denise (Diane Parish) makes the shocking discovery following a turbulent week in which Patrick begins his stay at the Beales'.

Viewers know that Patrick (Rudolph Walker) suffered a stroke last month, and he is finally able to return to the Square after his health begins to improve.

Denise is shocked to discover Patrick's home has been broken into

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Patrick's home is broken into

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