Nominations announced for the Soap Awards 2024

Thursday 9 May, 2024

The nominations for the inaugural Soap Awards 2024, sponsored by Inspired Villages, have been announced today, celebrating the very best of the much-loved British TV soaps, Coronation Street, EastEnders, Emmerdale and Hollyoaks.

The Soap Awards will take place on Saturday 13th July at the iconic Midland Hotel in Manchester. Soap fans will need to head to the dedicated Soap news page and social channels to catch all the winners, exclusive interviews and gossip from the night.

Fans can vote for their soap favourites in six of the 12 categories, including the prestigious award for Best Soap.  A further six awards will be decided by a panel of soap experts, and will also be awarding the Special Recognition award to a star who has made a significant contribution to the world of TV and Soap.

The categories and nominations for the Soap Awards, sponsored by Inspired Villages include: Best Soap, Best Villain, Best Comedy, Best Exit, Soap Moment of the Year, Inspiring Storyline of the Year, Best Actor, Best Storyline, Best Newcomer, Best Twist, Best Young Performer and Best Episode.

The star-studded event, sponsored by Inspired Villages, will see talent, writers, producers and actors from Coronation Street, EastEnders, Emmerdale and Hollyoaks walk the red carpet at the Midland Hotel in Manchester.

“I’m delighted to be launching the Soap Awards – a first for the brand and a thrilling celebration of all the hard work that goes into producing the soaps, which have kept millions hooked this past year. Hilarious, heartfelt and gripping, there’s nothing else on TV quite like them and we’ll be marking their greatest achievements of the past 12 months, with fans helping to decide who wins on the night.”

Morgan Jeffery, Executive Editor of

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“It’s so exciting to be launching the Soap Awards in 2024! The past 12 months have seen our beloved soaps deliver dramatic twists, explosive reveals and epic stunts – and we can’t wait to celebrate the best of the business. We’ve got an exciting night lined up on 13th July and we’re excited to raise a glass to a room packed full of soap talent, on and off camera. Make sure you vote to have your say on who’ll lift the coveted trophies!”

Helen Daly, Associate Editor of

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