UKTV – Why I’m Not Feeling Much Sympathy For Bullied Bethany

Coronation Street is highlighting the nightmare of bullying with Bethany Platt being the victim.  Anything that shows what an evil, soul destroying act bullying can be is a good thing, but has the soap chosen the right character for viewers to feel empathy for? I don’t condone bullying but the latest the latest bullying storyline… Continue reading UKTV – Why I’m Not Feeling Much Sympathy For Bullied Bethany

UKTV – Coronation Street “Cheapens” Hayley’s Death Plot

It wasn’t enough for Coronation Street producers to kill off character Hayley Cropper with cancer alone. They are throwing in assisted suicide as well in order to boost ratings. Will the twist cheapen Hayley’s departure from the soap and do viewers need euthanasia rammed down their throats in the name of ‘entertainment’ over the Christmas… Continue reading UKTV – Coronation Street “Cheapens” Hayley’s Death Plot

UK TV – Soap Boo Boos (Hollyoaks)

Sometimes when soap scriptwriters come up with a new storyline they just don’t think the whole thing through or they think viewers are daft enough not to notice. In Hollyoaks, Channel 4 Monday – Fridays 6:30pm, Will Savage is wheelchair bound after throwing himself down the metal staircase of Chez Chez nightclub. Wacko Will has… Continue reading UK TV – Soap Boo Boos (Hollyoaks)