I live in the Detroit area so have gotten Canadian/British tv all my life. I can't even remember how long I have been watching Corrie but am guessing it was in the 70s when I got into US soaps as well. I definitely go back to when the Duckworths first arrived, Curly was a binman, Alan Bradley, Gail before she was a Platt, Rita, Emily & Bet in their heydays, etc... I even got a chance to visit the old Granada Studios tour and see the Street in person.
As with US soaps, I have gone off Corrie for awhile and then returned but it has been a small part of my life for decades. IMO no s