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Special memorial for Anne Kirkbride

Anne Kirkbride will be remembered at a memorial service tomorrow to be held at Manchester Cathedral.

The actress, who played Deirdre in the soap for more than 40 years, died in January aged 60.

Anne starred as Deirdre for 42 years. Credit: PA

The memorial service at 11.30am tomorrow morning will be attended by many of her Coronation Street co-stars, friends, family and members of the public.

Her long standing co-star, William Roache, has spoken to ITV about the woman who played his on screen wife for such a long time.


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