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  1. Denise Welch: working-class actors can't afford drama schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Hampshire Chronicle

    Former Coronation Street star Denise Welch has said it has become "impossible" for people from working-class families to get to drama school. The actress and former Loose Women star learnt her craft at drama school in the 1970s with a full grant.

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  2. 'I think she would have cried for a week' - Simon Delaney wishes his mum could see his Corrie debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 17 | Independent.ie

    Simon Delaney has said his late mother would have loved to see him make his debut on Manchester-based soap opera Coronation Street, as she was one of the programme's biggest fans. Simon Delaney has said his late mother would have loved to see him make his debut on Manchester-based soap opera Coronation Street, as she was one of the programme's biggest fans.

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  3. TV favourite joins cast of new musicalRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 17 | Bucksfreepress.co.uk

    Television favourite, Debra Stephenson, is set to join the cast of a new musical featuring the sounds of former High Wycombe songstress, Dusty Springfield. The team behind Son of a Preacher Man has announced that Bad Girls and Coronation Street star Debra will create the role of Alison in the heartwarming new musical, joining Diana Vickers in the 2017 tour.

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  4. I don't like doing thrillers, but this is different says ex-Coronation Street star Brian CapronRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 15 | East Anglian Daily Times

    East Anglian raised actor Brian Capron, best know as Coronation Street serial killer Richard Hillman, usually goes out of his way to avoid thrillers. So what's different about Strictly Murder? Entertainment writer Wayne Savage investigated.

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  5. Debra Stephenson Joins Diana Vickers in Son of a Preacher Man at the New Alexandra TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Son of a Preacher Man today announced that Bad Girls and Coronation Street star Debra Stephenson will create the role of Alison in this heart-warming new musical, joining Diana Vickers in the 2017 tour. Featuring the soulful music of Dusty Springfield, with a book by Warner Brown and directed and choreographed by Craig Revel Horwood , Son of a Preacher Man embarks on a national tour starting at Bromley's Churchill Theatre from Monday 4 September 2017.

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  6. Coronation Street: 10 actresses who could play a Blanche-style battleaxeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 14 | Radio Times

    Coronation Street is famous for its battleaxes tough, no-nonsense, acid-tongued forces of northern nature as essential to the cobbles as the Rovers and the opening credits cat. But since losing the legendary Blanche Hunt, following the passing of actress Maggie Jones in 2009, there's been a distinct lack of that style of stock character among the cast, which producer Kate Oates has openly acknowledged and is keen to amend.

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  7. Fast and furious Wonderland won me over in the end - REVIEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 7 | This Is North Devon

    ... of my most awesome television moments of all time"). Wendi Peters, best known as Cilla Battersby Brown in Coronation Street, made the stage her own as The Queen of Hearts and showed precision performance timing, and Dave Willets was exceptional as ...

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  8. Coronation Street star Amanda Barrie, 81, shocks with unbelievable...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 13 | Daily Star

    And so it was no surprise that the nation was in complete shock when Amanda who played Alma on Corrie until 2001 - revealed she'll be celebrating her 82nd birthday this year. She added: "Once you get to 80 and honest to god if you can use a knife and fork they say 'isn't she marvellous?'" But viewers were in complete disbelief over Amanda's age and could barely take in what the TV legend was saying.

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  9. Coronation Street: Nathan's final wicked plan for Bethany REVEALED - Christopher Harper...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 12 | Radio Times

    Evil pimp Nathan Curtis will make a final bid for Bethany in next week's Coronation Street. Despite pleas by a worried Mary that she stay in Weatherfield, Bethany will be seen running off with Nathan, who plans to send her pack her off to Belgium while he lies low in Hull.

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  10. Ryan and Scott Thomas show off bodies at Magaluf pool bashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 12 | Daily Mail

    Fun in the sun! Shirtless Ryan and Scott Thomas show off their six-packs as they down booze and have a cake fight during wild pool party in Magaluf And Ryan Thomas, 33, looked delighted to be back to civilisation as he enjoyed a birthday pool party in Magaluf, Mallorca, with Love Island star brother Scott, 28, on Saturday. The former Coronation Street actor looked delighted to be enjoying some well-earned fun in the sun with his sibling as the duo embraced and shared a joke together at the BH Mallorca Hotel.

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  11. Lucy Mecklenburgh announced as the face of V by VeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 11 | Daily Mail

    ... where she will fend for herself on a desert island with ten other hapless celebrities. Along with Lucy, Coronation Street actor Ryan Thomas is lined up to feature in the program - and it appears that a new romance may be sparked between the pair as ...

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  12. Coronation Street legend Liz Dawn suffers new health scareRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 11 | Daily Mail

    ... for punching handcuffed 17-year-old in the back of his patrol car after claiming the teen spat on him Coronation Street legend Liz Dawn, 77, suffers fresh health scare as she is forced to miss grandson's Italian wedding for major surgery Coronation ...

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  13. Lucy Mecklenburgh returns from The Celebrity IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 10 | Daily Mail

    ... Lucy along with other hapless celebrities as they fend for themselves on a desert island. Along with Lucy, Coronation Street actor Ryan Thomas is lined up to feature in the program - and it appears that a new romance may be sparked between the pair ...

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  14. Julie Goodyear and Helen Worth at Roy Barraclough funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 10 | Daily Mail

    ... posting tweet urging the defeat of pro-Obamacare Michigan congressman Julie Goodyear and Helen Worth lead Coronation Street stars past and present at the funeral of soap icon Roy Barraclough following actor's death from a short illness, age 81 ...

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  15. Roberts' Bakery delight at major role at Cheshire ShowRead the original story

    Friday Jun 9 | Northwich Guardian

    ... joined by Bake Off 2014 finalist Luis Troyano and award-winning cheesemaker, chef, TV presenter and former Coronation Street star Sean Wilson. Brian Mellor - award-winning Master Chef of Great Britain and owner of Harthill Cookery School near ...

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  16. Lucy Mecklenburgh shares a bikini photo of her sisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 8 | Daily Mail

    ... must take after u hun.' Lucy's latest update comes after she was rumoured to have hit it off with former Coronation Street star Ryan Thomas during filming for survival show Bear Grylls' Celebrity Island. In her happy place: Not to be outdone Lucy ...

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  17. TV drama will tell the tragic story of teenager Sophie Lancaster 10...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 7 | Lancashire Telegraph

    ... Heart, as Sophie and My Mad Fat Diary star Nico Mirallegro as Robert. Sally Lindsay, who played Shelley in Coronation Street , plays Sylvia and Chris Coghill, from Eastenders and recently seen in Line of Duty, plays Rob's dad. Alison Kirkham, BBC ...

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  18. Fast and furious Wonderland won me over in the end - REVIEW 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 7 | This Is Exeter

    ... of my most awesome television moments of all time"). Wendi Peters, best known as Cilla Battersby Brown in Coronation Street, made the stage her own as The Queen of Hearts and showed precision performance timing, and Dave Willets was exceptional as ...

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  19. Corrie fans in tears at Kym Marsh's Soap Awards speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 6 | Daily Mail

    ... She bagged the Best Female Dramatic Performance award for her role as grieving mother Michelle Connor in Coronation Street at the ceremony. And actress Kym Marsh left her fans in tears on Tuesday, after she dedicated the win to her late son Archie, ...

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  20. Lucy Mecklenburgh, 25, gets an unwanted surpriseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 6 | Daily Mail

    ... actually a grey hair.' Her latest update comes after she was rumoured to have hit it off with former Coronation Street star Ryan Thomas during filming for survival show Bear Grylls' Celebrity Island. The genetically blessed duo's secret romance ...

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