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10 Years Ago This Week in the Soaps: 10 September

Cast your mind back 10 years and see what was happening in the UK soaps, EastEnders, Coronation Street, Emmerdale and Hollyoaks

Remind yourself of all the drama that was happening in the UK soaps EastEnders, Corrie, Emmerdale and Hollyoaks this week 10 years ago. Doesn't time fly!


Ashley Peacock’s concerns about the state of his wife Claire’s mental health proved well founded when an argument saw her push a pram with their baby into the middle of a busy road. Fortunately, the baby was OK. Claire, however, obviously wasn’t and Ashley made the difficult decision to have her sectioned.


Elsewhere, Michelle Connor strutted her stuff at the Rovers karaoke and Steven McDonald, for one, liked what he saw...



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Billy Mitchell struggled to come to terms with the fact his and wife Honey’s daughter, Janet, had Downs syndrome  . This proved to be a real trial and it led to a punch-up between him and his cousin, Phil Mitchell.

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Elsewhere, Denise Fox’s one-time mother-in-law, Liz Turner, visited and dragged her and daughter Libby Fox back into the world of her abusive ex, Owen Turner.

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Cain Dingle was furious with partner-in-crime Sadie King when he learnt she’d given Jasmine Thomas the money to abort his child.

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Elsewhere, Viv Windsor and Bob Hope were left speechless when they discovered they were having twins!




Clare Devine decided she’d go to any lengths to recover the incriminating DVD of her and Warren Fox... and she visited OB in hospital with murder in mind.


Elsewhere, Justin Burton faced the tough task of identifying his sister Mel’s body.