Collection of classic episodes from popular British soaps,past and present. Soap operas have been a staple of British TV since the 1960s,when the success of 'Coronation Street' helped popularise the ongoing,episodic format of character-based dramas. Soaps remain among the highest viewed shows today,with the storylines and characters often a cause of great discussion among the public. This collection celebrates the heritage and importance of soap operas. It includes full episodes from such seminal shows as Coronation Street,Emmerdale Farm,The Cedar Tree,For Maddie With Love,General Hospital and Parkin's Patch and features appearances from actors including Ian Hendry,Stan Richards and Julie Goodyear.