Extended coverage.

Since Americans aren’t the only ones with good soapy drama, Soaps.com has listened to our readers from across the pond who have requested we keep tabs on a few British and Australian soap operas. Take a look at what’s going on with dramas from other parts of the world.


Spoiler alert: Phil and Shirley celebrate their engagement with a party at The Vic, but Ian’s presence could ruin their happy day considering he knows Phil’s son Ben killed Heather. Ian ratting Ben out is the least of Phil and Ben’s worries though, as Shirley starts to suspect her fiancé is the culprit. Will Ben let his dad take the rap?

“EastEnders” character Billy Mitchell took part in the Olympic torch relay, but the British soap isn’t done celebrating the games. For the August 7 episode, a special scene as been shot of Jean, Tyler and Ray discussing the athletic achievements of Great Britain’s Olympic team.

Coronation Street:
Spoiler alert: Steve’s been trying to reunite with Michelle, even helping out her troubled son Ryan in order to sway her back his way. It looks like his hard work will finally pay off when he steps in between Ryan and his drug dealer. Noticing the positive influence Steve’s been on Ryan, she gives in and kisses her old flame.

Tyrone’s issues with the abusive Kirsty, who decides to leave him, weigh heavily on him and they start to spill over to his work life. Take a look at Tyrone taking it out on Chesney, who just wants Tyrone to fix his van. The video might not be available in all areas.