10 years ago!
Step back in time to relive all the big Stories that had us hooked in 2008!
Max Branning wasn’t about to give up on Tanya without a fight, especially after daughter Abi told him her mum said she missed him. Eventually, Tanya allowed Max to move back in and she broke the news to her lover, Sean Slater. Sean was furious, but then Tanya told him why she was letting Max back into the house – to get revenge!
ian gets an eyeful!
Ian Beale couldn’t quite believe his luck! But every way he turned, coquettish Clare Bates seemed to be giving him the eye. With ever-loyal Jane out for the evening, Ian invited Clare round for a glass or six of wine. And when she ‘accidentally’ spilled some down her top, she suggested slipping upstairs to change into something fresh… Jane chose that moment to come home, but Ian managed to bundle Clare out of the house without being caught!
Katie Sugden might have looked like butter wouldn’t melt. But she was convinced she and Gray Sinclair (and the baby she was carrying for him and his wife, Perdy) had a future. Perdy didn’t want Gray, but she did want the baby. The girls had a fight and Perdy pushed Katie, who fell on her tummy. Perdy was horrified. Luckily, the baby was unharmed.
nicola’s bitter pill!
Nicola de Souza wasn’t a girl to be diverted from her plans, and it was her idea to kill off her rich husband, Donald, and inherit his fortune. But how to do it? Give him an overdose of course! What could be simpler? Well, lots of things… Her plan to poison Donald by tampering with his pills went pear-shaped and the old man lived on…
David Platt reckoned the way to Tina Mcintyre’s heart was by getting her name tattooed on his arm. He was feeling very pleased with himself, thinking it the ultimate romantic gesture. But when he revealed his ‘gift’ to Tina, she was horrified. Bad luck David!
violet & Jamie escape sean!
Violet Wilson and Jamie Baldwin finally snatched a moment alone with their baby. But Sean Tully - the tot’s surrogate dad - was driving them crazy. When he took time off work to be with them, Violet told Jamie they had to escape Weatherfield. Sean got wind of their plans, but he was too late to stop them... he was devastated.
It was a bittersweet day for Max and Tom Cunningham when Sam ‘OB’ O’brien decided to follow his heart and stay in London with his performing arts student girlfriend, Summer Shaw. Max and Tom had actually persuaded OB to make the move, but it was a real tear-jerker when the time came for the three best friends to say goodbye.
sasha & Fletch caught in The act...
Sasha Valentine and Jamie ‘Fletch’ Fletcher had only one thing in mind when they bunked off school - sex! It was their first time and they were in bed, just getting down to business, when they were rudely interrupted by Sasha’s furious dad, Leo. He chucked Fletch out and grounded Sasha, then he furiously told his mistress, Val Holden, to stop giggling!