THE SOAP YEARS

Re­mem­ber these plots that had us hooked?

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10 YEARS AGO – COR­RIE

Becky Granger (pic­tured) was ar­rested by her old en­emy DC Hooch for her drunken crime spree sparked by Ja­son Grimshaw fin­ish­ing with her. She gave a false al­ibi of be­ing with Steve McDon­ald, which Steve con­firmed to help Becky stay out of trou­ble.

15 YEARS AGO – EM­MERDALE

Andy Sug­den dis­cov­ered a baby-faced stranger asleep in his bed.

The young man, named Daz (pic­tured left, with Andy), claimed to be his half­brother. Andy vis­ited his dad in prison who con­firmed Daz’s story, so Andy took him in.

20 YEARS AGO – EAST­END­ERS

Queen Vic land­lady Peggy Mitchell and Frank Butcher (played by Barbara Wind­sor and Mike Reid, pic­tured) got en­gaged, and had a big knees-up at her pub. The pair went on to marry and be­come one of the show’s most iconic cou­ples.

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