Coronation Street confirms full details of Tyrone's death news

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Major Coronation Street spoilers follow from this week's episodes, which are available to watch now as a box set on the ITV Hub. Some readers may prefer to avoid these storyline details, as the episodes haven't yet aired on ITV.

Coronation Street has revealed the full details of Kirsty Soames' shock death.

Kirsty, who was played by Natalie Gumede between 2011 and 2013, gets an off-screen demise in this week's episodes.

Official spoilers released by the show recently revealed that Tyrone Dobbs (Alan Halsall) would receive a visit from the police to let him know that Kirsty had passed away.

The full circumstances have now aired in this week's ITV Hub Corrie box set. All of this week's episodes have been released on the Hub early, giving fans greater freedom over when to watch amid the Euro 2020 scheduling changes.

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Photo credit: ITV

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After speaking to the police, Tyrone makes a desperate phone call to his ex-partner Fiz Stape (Jennie McAlpine).

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Despite the recent animosity between them, Tyrone admits to Fiz that he doesn't know who else to talk to about his traumatic history with Kirsty.

Explaining the circumstances of Kirsty's death, Tyrone tells Fiz: "She was found in her flat by a neighbour. They called the police.

"They'd been trying to get in touch with me for a while. She had an aneurysm."

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Photo credit: ITV

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Tyrone adds that, since Kirsty's mum is dead and nobody can find her dad, he was traced instead. The local authority now wants Tyrone to put Kirsty's affairs in order.

Fiz asks: "Do they know what she did to you? That should not be your responsibility."

Tyrone points out: "There's nobody else to do it."

Tyrone and Fiz then have to put their differences aside as they discuss how best to tell their daughter Ruby that her biological mum has passed away.

Photo credit: ITV
Photo credit: ITV

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Kirsty's time on the cobbles saw the show explore a domestic violence storyline, whereby she repeatedly abused Tyrone with violent outbursts throughout their relationship. 

The plot came to an end in 2013 when Kirsty confessed to her crimes and was sent to prison, but she was released from jail the following year.

Coronation Street airs on Monday, Wednesday and Friday this week on ITV. All episodes are available to watch now on the ITV Hub.

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Organisations including The Mankind Initiative ( provide support and advice to male victims and survivors of domestic abuse, domestic violence and coercive control. Its confidential helpline, open weekdays between 10am and 4pm, is 01823 334244.

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