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Corrie SPOILER: Mollie Gallagher and Harry Visinoni join the soap’s young cast filming outdoors

Coronation Street stars Harry Visioni and Mollie Gallagher were seen among some of the soap’s younger cast members as they returned to filming scenes on location on Wednesday.

The actors were seen clashing with a gang of teens while necking cans of lager as they filmed with co-stars Millie Gibson and Harriet Bibby.

It comes after it was reported that Corrie and its BBC rival have seen a ‘big drop in ratings’ as viewers opt to tune into shows on streaming services such as Netflix.

Screen stars: Coronation Street stars Harry Visioni and Mollie Gallagher were seen among some of the soap’s younger cast members filming scenes on location on Wednesday

Mollie, who plays Roy Cropper’s niece Nina Lucas, sported one of her character’s signature goth looks as she joined Harry, who plays her love interest Seb Franklin.

Fans have seen the pair grow closer in recent days after she split from Asha Alahan over fears their relationship was moving too quickly and they’d be better off as friends.

Next week Nina will decide whether to call off her budding romance with Seb after learning Asha’s reunited with her sleazy ex-boyfriend Corey, with viewers waiting to see whether she decides to pursue the new relationship.

Dramatic: The actors were seen clashing with a gang of teens while necking cans of lager as they filmed with co-stars Millie Gibson and Harriet Bibby (far left)

Dramatic: The actors were seen clashing with a gang of teens while necking cans of lager as they filmed with co-stars Millie Gibson and Harriet Bibby (far left)

Dynamic duo: Mollie, who plays Roy Cropper's niece Nina Lucas, sported one of her character's signature goth looks as she joined Harry, who plays her love interest Seb Franklin

Dynamic duo: Mollie, who plays Roy Cropper’s niece Nina Lucas, sported one of her character’s signature goth looks as she joined Harry, who plays her love interest Seb Franklin

Romance? Fans have seen the pair grow closer in recent days after she split from Asha Alahan over fears their relationship was moving too quickly and they'd be better off as friends

Romance? Fans have seen the pair grow closer in recent days after she split from Asha Alahan over fears their relationship was moving too quickly and they’d be better off as friends

Questions: Next week Nina will decide whether to call off her budding romance with Seb after learning Asha's reunited with her sleazy ex-boyfriend Corey

Questions: Next week Nina will decide whether to call off her budding romance with Seb after learning Asha’s reunited with her sleazy ex-boyfriend Corey

Elsewhere during filming, Millie sported a blue tie-dye dress to film scenes as the feisty teen Kelly Neelan, donning a face mask as she headed onto the set.

For the scenes, the stars were seen swigging from cans of lager before clashing with a group of yobs, hinting all is not well in their outdoor celebration.

Harriet, who plays Summer Spellman, wore an eye-catching green boiler suit over a striped top as she made her way onto the set.

Chic: Elsewhere during filming, Millie (left) sported a blue tie-dye dress to film scenes as the feisty teen Kelly Neelan, donning a face mask as she headed onto the set

Chic: Elsewhere during filming, Millie (left) sported a blue tie-dye dress to film scenes as the feisty teen Kelly Neelan, donning a face mask as she headed onto the set

Drink up: Her character could be seen swigging from a can of lager during the scenes, which saw the teens clash with another group of yobs on the remote site

Drink up: Her character could be seen swigging from a can of lager during the scenes, which saw the teens clash with another group of yobs on the remote site

Low-key: Millie teamed the summer dress with a grey leather bomber jacket

Sprucing up: She ran a brush through her hair between scenes

Low-key: Millie teamed the summer dress with a grey leather bomber jacket and colourful trainers as she ran a brush through her hair between scenes

Feisty: Recent episodes have seen Kelly attempt to convince Toyah Battersby and her partner Imran Habeeb to foster her

Feisty: Recent episodes have seen Kelly attempt to convince Toyah Battersby and her partner Imran Habeeb to foster her

It comes after it was claimed that soaps including EastEnders and Coronation Street have seen a significant drop in their viewing figures.

According to data published by The Mirror, Corrie’s audience has fallen by 19 per cent in the past four years while EastEnders has fell by around 37 per cent. 

The numbers also showed the amount of people tuning into watch TV is down nine per cent in the first eight weeks of 2021 compared to the same time period in 2017. 

As well as EastEnders and Coronation Street’s viewing figures being down, ITV soap Emmerdale also saw their numbers drop by 22 per cent in the period compared.

Rumours: It comes after it was claimed that soaps including EastEnders and Coronation Street have seen a significant drop in their viewing figures

Rumours: It comes after it was claimed that soaps including EastEnders and Coronation Street have seen a significant drop in their viewing figures

Shocking: According to data published by The Mirror , Corrie's audience has fallen by 19 per cent in the past four years while EastEnders has fell by around 37 per cent

Shocking: According to data published by The Mirror , Corrie’s audience has fallen by 19 per cent in the past four years while EastEnders has fell by around 37 per cent

Losing viewers? As well as EastEnders and Coronation Street's viewing figures being down, ITV soap Emmerdale also saw their numbers drop by 22 per cent in the period compared

Losing viewers? As well as EastEnders and Coronation Street’s viewing figures being down, ITV soap Emmerdale also saw their numbers drop by 22 per cent in the period compared

They're not interested! The study also reportedly found that younger viewers had turned away from soaps in general, claiming that EastEnders lost 53 per cent of viewers aged 16-34

They’re not interested! The study also reportedly found that younger viewers had turned away from soaps in general, claiming that EastEnders lost 53 per cent of viewers aged 16-34

Writing in Broadcast ­magazine, ratings expert Stephen Price said: ‘The soaps’ dominance of traditional TV appears to be on the wane, no longer impervious to challenge from the linear opposition and losing fans to the streamers.

‘With volume falling faster than overall TV viewing and the challenge of other genres more keenly felt, soaps’ all-conquering prowess is ­disappearing.’

The study also reportedly found that younger viewers had turned away from soaps in general, claiming that EastEnders lost 53 per cent of viewers aged 16-34.   

Some good news: Despite the fall, EastEnders and Corrie still manage to maintain overall viewing figures in the millions

Some good news: Despite the fall, EastEnders and Corrie still manage to maintain overall viewing figures in the millions

Drama: For the scenes, the stars were seen swigging from cans of lager before clashing with a group of yobs, hinting all is not well in their outdoor celebration

Drama: For the scenes, the stars were seen swigging from cans of lager before clashing with a group of yobs, hinting all is not well in their outdoor celebration

Rules: New Covid restrictions mean soaps have been unable to film scenes on location, with all cast members expected to adhere to social distancing

Rules: New Covid restrictions mean soaps have been unable to film scenes on location, with all cast members expected to adhere to social distancing

ITV told The Mirror: ‘ITV soaps are consistently amongst the most-watched programmes in primetime and they are in the top three most streamed on ITV Hub.’

While a BBC spokesperson told MailOnline: ‘A growing proportion of EastEnders’ viewing and the majority for under 35s is via BBC iPlayer where the audience value the ability to watch it on demand. 

‘Since the show returned to air in September 2020, it has generated 149 million iPlayer streaming requests, making it one of the service’s very best performing programmes.’

MailOnline contacted representatives for ITV for comment at the time.

Despite the fall, EastEnders and Corrie still manage to maintain overall viewing figures in the millions.  

Stay apart: Bosses have used clever camera angles to hide the two metre distance between cast members, and have even used stand-ins to allow for scenes that require close contact

Stay apart: Bosses have used clever camera angles to hide the two metre distance between cast members, and have even used stand-ins to allow for scenes that require close contact


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