(This post was originally posted by Flaming Nora on the Coronation Street Blog November 2015, reposted to this blog with permission.)
Our blogger Stevie attended this week's Royal Television Society event The Secret of Soaps. You can read his great blog post here.
The event in London took the form of a
panel discussion and Q&A with Tina O'Brien (Sarah Platt),
scriptwriter Debbie Oates, Producer Stuart Blackburn and MD of
Continuing Drama at ITV John Whiston.
The RTS have uploaded the highlights from the evening to YouTube and you can watch these below. You can also read the RTS write-up from the event too.
Coronation Street writer Debbie Oates told the RTS what it takes to become a soap writer:
Coronation Street producer Stuart Blackburn revealed the production process behind making the hit British soap.
The RTS asked the masterminds behind Coronation Street what their favourite episode was from the much-loved show.
Deirdre: A Life on Coronation Street - official ITV tribute to a soap icon. Available here.
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