Goodbye Hayley: Julie's farewell interview

As we say an emotional farewell to Hayley, actress Julie Hesmondhalgh also says goodbye to the character she has played for the last 16 years.

Watch the only goodbye interview with Julie Hesmondhalgh as she looks back at her wonderful years as Hayley Cropper.

The top 10 Hayley moments

Julie Hesmondhalgh, who plays Hayley, shares her top 10 'Hayley moments'...

1. Hayley's first appearance on The Street

2. Hayley admits to Roy that she is transgendered

We were mentioned in Parliament for being instrumental in changing people's attitudes towards transgendered people in this country - I think that'll be one of the proudest moments of my life.

– Julie Hesmondhalgh