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Soap stars to perform The Vagina Monologues at the Lichfield Garrick

Stars of the soaps will be coming to Lichfield as the hit West End and Broadway show The Vagina Monologues comes to the Garrick theatre. More than ...

Ex-Coronation Street actor to appear at Big Cheese

Former Coronation Street actor Sean Wilson, aka Martin Platt, will be making a special appearance at this year’s Big Cheese Festival in Caerphill...

Corrie’s Fiz drops in at the Christie

Jennie McAlpine, AKA Fiz from Coronation Street met the teenagers and staff from the Teenage Cancer Trust unit at the Christie Hospital in Withingt...

Local stars line up to judge Clapperboard Awards in Salford

A host of top Manchester stars of stage and screen are lined up to judge this year’s highly respected Clapperboard Awards Ceremony. The Clapp...

It’s official – Corrie is moving to Trafford

Plans were approved last night by Trafford Council’s planning committee to relocate the famous Coronation Street set to a site next door to t...

Corrie’s Peter Barlow under fire for ciggie litter habits

Keep Britain Tidy is today asking the public to add their names to a petition to make soap characters accountable for their dirty habits. The move ...

Unique Corrie photo exhibition goes on display

Throughout Coronation Street’s 50th anniversary year in 2010, Manchester-based photographer Rob Evans took portrait photos of cast members to ill...

Sun newspaper says it got it wrong over Corrie Al Qaeda threat

The Sun newspaper has admitted that its story that the set of Coronation Street was under threat from an Al Qaeda attack during its 50th anniversar...

Corrie-A bastion of Tory values?

Over the weekend,the Labour leaning blog Labour Uncut claimed that the Salford Soap celebrating its fiftieth anniversary this month was  a “...

Corrie moves to Trafford

The worst kept secret in Manchester’s world of media is out this morning. Coronation Street is to be completely rebuilt as ITV announced plan...

No ring of steel around Corrie says Manchester police

Greater Manchester police have said that they are not aware of any Al-Qaeda threat to the set of Coronation Street. This morning’s front page...

You wouldn’t be able to afford your homes in real life, housing federation tells Corrie stars

It may be approaching its  50th anniversary spectacular, but a leading housing group has revealed that more than a quarter of characters in the Gr...

Corrie star launches Christmas no smoking campaign

Coronation Street star Samia Smith has launched Smokefree North West’s ‘Quit for Quids’ campaign  to highlight the money that people in the ...

Coronation Street mementoes on sale at Nantwich auction

Coronation Street mementoes are to go under the hammer at a Nantwich auction – including the original bell from the Rovers Return! As Street ...

Celebs lined up to turn on Manchester’s Xmas lights

X-Factor winner, Joe McElderry, special guests from Coronation Street and the cast of hit musical We Will Rock You have been lined up to switch on ...

Farcical act to visit Theatre Royal

Fake family: Lincoln Theatre Royal will be showing world renowned play Charley's Aunt this Autumn.

The birth of Coronation Street comes to life in Manchester

An all-star cast have just begun filming a new BBC Fourdrama on location in Manchester, telling the story of how Coronation Street was born. The ca...

A Coronation street helping hand for Manchester carers

Coronation Street star Jennie McAlpine who plays Fiz Stape will be joining hundreds of carers and advisers to discover more about the help and supp...

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