Former Coronation Street boss Kate Oates joins EastEnders after causing controversy on the Cobbles with rape, murder and grooming storylines

The former Coronation Street and Emmerdale boss – who's currently working on the second series of ITV drama Bancroft – will oversee the running of…

Read More Former Coronation Street boss Kate Oates joins EastEnders after causing controversy on the Cobbles with rape, murder and grooming storylines

Coronation Street boss Kate Oates reveals male sexual assault charity had a huge spike in calls after David Platt's rape scenes aired

In harrowing scenes, David was drugged and assaulted by his supposed friend Josh Tucker on a night out. The ITV soap has received criticism over their…

Read More Coronation Street boss Kate Oates reveals male sexual assault charity had a huge spike in calls after David Platt's rape scenes aired

Coronation Street's Kate Oates reveals THIS detail which held the key to twisted Josh Tucker's rapist tendencies

Viewers were left horrified tonight when the mechanic’s nice guy façade completely slipped – revealing him to be a rapist as he drugged and attacked…

Read More Coronation Street's Kate Oates reveals THIS detail which held the key to twisted Josh Tucker's rapist tendencies

Chanelle Hayes insists she's not back with ex Ryan Oates despite their 'special sleepovers' – and still doesn't speak to his family

The pair have been snapped on a family trip to London with their baby son Frankie and Chanelle’s son from a previous relationship Blakely. But…

Read More Chanelle Hayes insists she's not back with ex Ryan Oates despite their 'special sleepovers' – and still doesn't speak to his family

Chanelle Hayes calls 2017 one of the ’hardest years’ of her life as she takes a swipe at ex Ryan Oates and pays tribute to sons in emotional New Year’s Eve message

CHANELLE Hayes has called  2017 "one of the hardest years" of her life as she took a swipe at ex Ryan Oates in an emotional…

Read More Chanelle Hayes calls 2017 one of the ’hardest years’ of her life as she takes a swipe at ex Ryan Oates and pays tribute to sons in emotional New Year’s Eve message

Coronation Street fans claim storylines are ‘IDENTICAL’ to Emmerdale one year after boss Kate Oates took charge of the soap

CORONATION Street fans have moaned some of the soap’s biggest storylines are “identical” to those that have already aired on Emmerdale. They claimed boss Kate…

Read More Coronation Street fans claim storylines are ‘IDENTICAL’ to Emmerdale one year after boss Kate Oates took charge of the soap