Tag: Coronation Street

Ryan McDermott, owner of That Burger place - Left
Bez, from The Happy Mondays - Right

That Burger Place in Salford launches very own show with a celebrity line-up

Ryan McDermott, owner of That Burger Place, has launched Manchester’s very own celebrity cooking show – ‘That Burger Show’. That […]

Mariama Bojang with her billboard on Kirkstall Road in Leeds

Meet the ‘Articulate Autistic Actor’ hoping to bag a role by advertising herself in Media City

An aspiring neurodivergent actress is putting up a billboard by Coronation Street at MediaCity with the hope it could get […]

“It really will be great fun to watch” – Salford to host soap stars swapping stage for sport in charity game

“It really will be great fun to watch” – Salford to host soap stars swapping stage for sport in charity game

A host of stars from the soap world will be in Monton this Sunday as a TV All Stars team […]

“This is a real treat for our audience, whilst also allowing us to get across a very important message” – Soaps including Coronation Street crossover to tackle climate change

“This is a real treat for our audience, whilst also allowing us to get across a very important message” – Soaps including Coronation Street crossover to tackle climate change

People have welcomed the news that Coronation Street is to crossover with the other soaps to draw attention to the […]

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“To tell the story of an affair from two metres has been challenging to say the least!” – Coronation Street’s Alan Halsall on his current storyline

A resident of Coronation Street for 23 years, Salford-born actor Alan Halsall talks to Kathryn Austin about his latest storyline, […]

Sophie Lancaster (left), and her Coronation Street counterpart Nina (right). Photo credit: screenshots, left from (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=unQPaLw0Z7Y) and right from (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fifv2fqyoko)

“Whilst I can talk about her, she’s still here” – Coronation Street storyline sheds light on tragic story of Sophie Lancaster

Sophie Lancaster, who was murdered in 2007 for being a goth, has been remembered in a new Coronation Street storyline inspired by her storyline.

“It’s always been in me; I’ve always been a bit of a drama queen” – In conversation with Salford graduate Lynn Roden

“It’s always been in me; I’ve always been a bit of a drama queen” – In conversation with Salford graduate Lynn Roden

Actor Lynn Roden is no stranger to cameras and the big stage with her long line of roles from Coronation […]

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“I had all of these ideas in my head for different characters” – Salford born Coronation Street star Catherine Tyldesley writes and stars in her own play

Coronation Street actor Catherine Tyldesley has described how she swapped the cobbles for the stage to star in a play […]

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Iconic Corrie character designs created for 60th anniversary

Graphic designer, Greg Robertson, has designed pictures of iconic Coronation Street characters for the programme’s 60thanniversary. Robertson, from Paisley in […]

“Corrie was magnificent” – Celebrating 60 years of the cobbles with Scott Wright

“Corrie was magnificent” – Celebrating 60 years of the cobbles with Scott Wright

The worlds longest running soap, Coronation Street, turns 60 tomorrow. The soap which is filmed in Media City has produced […]