Emmerdale and Coronation Street schedule confirmed: ITV reveals when the soaps will air this week due to the World Cup.
You might be let down if you were hoping to catch up on Emmerdale and Coronation Street this week.
Due to additional schedule changes brought on by the FIFA World Cup, ITV soap operas will be interrupted for the ensuing two weeks.
As a result, the air dates for upcoming episodes of Emmerdale and Coronation Street have changed to make room for the coverage of the sporting event.
Since the World Cup 2022 is scheduled to last until December 18, more changes are likely over the next two weeks.
So, is Emmerdale on today and what time is Coronation Street? Here’s what we know…
Is Emmerdale on today?
- Monday 5th December – Emmerdale was cancelled, with ITV airing the Brazil vs South Korea game.
- Tuesday 6th December – Emmerdale is cancelled to make way for the Portugal vs Switzerland game.
- Wednesday 7th December – Emmerdale is airing an hour-long episode at 7pm.
- Thursday 8th December – Emmerdale is airing another hour-long episode at 7pm to make up for the lost instalments.
- Friday 9th December – Emmerdale is airing another hour-long episode at 7pm.
Is Coronation Street on today?
- Monday 5th December – Coronation Street was cancelled due to the Brazil vs South Korea game.
- Tuesday 6th December – Coronation Street doesn’t usually air on Tuesdays.
- Wednesday 7th December – Corrie fans will be glad to know an extra special hour long episode will air in its usual 8pm slot.
- Thursday 8th December – Despite not usually airing on Thursdays, the soap will follow Emmerdale with another hour-long episode at 8pm.
- Friday 9th December – In a treat to viewers, Coronation Street will air a third hour long episode at 8pm.
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