Kate Connor (Faye Brookes) bids an emotional goodbye to the Cobbles tonight and she places her troubled previous in Coronation Street behind her to go travelling and begin afresh. But is that this goodbye eternally for Faye?
Well, we don’t know for sure if or when Kate may return to Weatherfield following her adventures overseas, however actress Faye actually isn’t ruling out a return sooner or later saying that Kate simply, ‘needs a break for a little while.’
Faye beforehand opened up about her departure from the cleaning soap, saying: ‘Thanks to everyone for your amazing support, but after four fabulous years in Weatherfield, it’s time for me to discover new alternatives.’
‘I’ve cherished taking part in Kate Connor, however she wants a break for a short time and so with a track in my coronary heart I’m off to pastures new.’
So, whereas tonight’s episode will mark the top of Kate’s time in Weatherfield for now, the door has most actually been left open for a possible return sooner or later.
Another Corrie character set to say goodbye quickly after 4 years on the cleaning soap is Sophie Webster, who’s performed by Brooke Vincent. The actress is at present anticipating her first child with her boyfriend, Premier League footballer Kean Bryan and is quickly to depart Corrie to go on maternity go away.
While it seems like Kate shall be heading off on her travels alone for now after failing to persuade Sophie to be a part of her, followers of the present have theorised that Sophie will seemingly change her thoughts down the road and be a part of Kate, permitting Brooke to exit the cleaning soap however leaving the storyline open for her to return after her maternity go away.
Coronation Street continues tonight, Friday 13th September, at 7:30pm on ITV.