Call your self a soapie?

Prove your credentials with our fast shimmy down reminiscence lane, and a few pics of cleaning soap stars of their former glory – from Corrie kids to East End adolescents – what number of do you recognise from yesteryear?

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  • Anne Kirkbride

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  • Barbara Windsor

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  • Ellis Hollins

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  • Maisie Smith

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  • Michelle Keegan

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  • Natalie Cassidy

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  • Philip Lowrie

Pictures courtesy of Two Little Fleas.

And to mark this week’s grand exit of a sure Ms Keegan, listed here are a few of cleaning soap’s most dramatic departures. Which one nonetheless shivers your timbers?

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  • ‘EastEnders’ – Dot Helps Ethel To Die

    Shortly after Ethel’s eighty fifth birthday celebrations, the character pleaded good friend Dot to assist her die, who assisted regardless of her robust Christian beliefs.

  • ‘Coronation Street’: Becky Granger Goes Off Into The Sunset

    After a tumultuous few years on the cleaning soap, Becky received to go away on a excessive, operating off to Barbados together with her boyfriend Danny. Hooray!

  • ‘The Colbys’ – Fallon Abducted By UFOs

    Fallon’s alien abduction in ‘The Colby’s is among the most superb exits we have ever seen. Apparently, there have been a number of takes as actress Emma Samms could not cease laughing – certainly this can be a signal the script wants revising?

    <a href=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ju8YH6ewoqQ” goal=”_blank”>Watch a video of the hilarious exit right here.</a>

  • ‘EastEnders’ – Tiffany Dies

    Tiffany’s tragic New Year’s Eve dying is simply one of many many occasions the BBC cleaning soap has demonstrated how a wonderfully pleased night can descend into complete despair.

  • ‘Emmerdale’ – Kim Tate Flees In a Helicopter

    Can we simply remind ourselves that it was 1999 – lengthy earlier than celebs began treating helicopters like taxis – when Kim smashed her hubby over the top with a paperweight and left the Dales in fashion.

  • ‘Coronation Street’ – Hayley Cropper Dies

    After the emotional construct-as much as Hayley’s dying from terminal most cancers, we thought we have been prepared for ‎Julie Hesmondhalgh’s remaining scene.

    However, the ‘Corrie’ creators took issues to an entire new emotional degree and left us in items as Roy bid goodbye to his loyal spouse.

  • ‘Hollyoaks’ – Sarah Barnes’ Parachute Strings Are Cut

    Loui Batley’s dramatic ‘Hollyoaks’ exit devasted followers, who had been ready for weeks to see who would die within the extremely-publicised parachute accident.

    In the top, Sarah Barnes was killed by her personal girlfriend who minimize the strings on the flawed parachute.

  • ‘EastEnders’ – Janine Pushes Barry Off A Cliff

    Even for Janine, this was a reasonably brutal second. And what did she do after she pushed him? Leave him for lifeless, clearly.

  • ‘Coronation Street’: Richard Hillman Dies

    Remember when Richard, considered one of TV’s most memorable psychopaths, yelled “I love you!” and drove the Platt household right into a canal? Thankfully everybody however the nasty man survived the accident.

  • ‘Hollyoaks’ – Maddie Gets Hit With Car Door

    You can all the time depend on ‘Hollyoaks’ for a dramatic – if barely ridiculous – demise scene and Maddie’s exit was no totally different. Moments after mendacity about Esther. the teenager was struck to dying by a automotive door, which flew via the air and landed on her. Yes, actually.

  • ‘Coronation Street’: Karen McDonald’s Dignified Goodbye

    Karen McDonald’s dignified goodbye took everybody abruptly. After a row with Tracey Barlow, Karen left ‘EastEnders’-type, hopping right into a black cab and driving off into the night time.

  • ‘Neighbours’: Madge’s Final Moments

    Soap’s golden couple Madge and Harold Bishop have been lastly parted in 2001, when actress Anne Charleston determined to go away the cleaning soap.

  • ‘EastEnders’: Bianca Leaves Ricky

    Back in 1999 Ricky and Bianca have been nonetheless love’s younger dream – till she packed up her puffa coat and left for Manchester. Warning: Don’t watch this for those who’ve been brutally dumped just lately.

  • ‘Brookside’: Sue Sullivan And Her Son Tragically Fall

    Sue Sullivan and her son have been concerned in one of the crucial controversial exits ever, when the mom and her youngster tumbled to their deaths.

  • ‘Coronation Street’: Mad Maya Finally Leaves The Cobbles

    Maya tortured Dev and Sunita for a very long time earlier than lastly getting her comeuppance when an arson plot went improper.

    Though the cleaning soap baddie did not die, she has by no means returned to the road. For Dev’s sake, we hope producers aren’t holding the plot open for a purpose FOLLOW US ON TWITTER

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