Hollyoaks star Annie Wallace updates fans on filming amid new lockdown

Dan Seddon
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Photo credit: Lime Pictures
Photo credit: Lime Pictures

From Digital Spy

Hollyoaks actress Annie Wallace has shared a filming update following new lockdown restrictions in the UK.

Tweeting yesterday (January 5), the Sally St Claire star wrote to her followers: "First day of 2021 back at work today at House of @Hollyoaks. Our stringent anti-COVID policies and procedures work well, and I certainly feel safe there.

"I know we, and the other soaps, are lucky in this respect."

Photo credit: Lime Pictures
Photo credit: Lime Pictures

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After reading this, Annie's fans were glad to hear she was in good hands and that the soap is still able to film.

"So pleased. Must be great to be back at work and a relief to feel safe there. Also good news to us viewers that we'll still see you on our screens x," shared one individual.

Another viewer commented: "I am very glad you felt safe, it's good to know Hollyoaks are doing all they can to make you feel safe!"

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Photo credit: Digital Spy - ITV

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This positive update comes after Emmerdale's executive producer Jane Hudson promised soap fans that the Yorkshire Dales drama will continue shooting during lockdown with all necessary safety protocols in place.

Coronation Street and EastEnders have also previously indicated that filming will continue in accordance with government COVID guidelines.

Hollyoaks currently airs new episodes from Mondays to Thursdays at 6.30pm on Channel 4, with first look screenings at 7pm on E4. Classic episodes, titled Hollyoaks Favourites, air on Fridays at 7pm on E4.

The information in this story is accurate as of the publication date. While we are attempting to keep our content as up-to-date as possible, the situation surrounding the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic continues to develop rapidly, so it's possible that some information and recommendations may have changed since publishing. For any concerns and latest advice, visit the World Health Organisation. If you're in the UK, the National Health Service can also provide useful information and support, while US users can contact the Center for Disease Control and Prevention.

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