It's been 40 years since Deirdre stepped out on te Coronation Street cobbles. Tonight a special programme will be shown on ITV1 marking Anne Kirkbride's four decades on the street. (9pm)
More top news
A number of people have been injured after a building collapsed in a suspected gas explosion in Wirral
Thirty-four people have been taken to hospital and two buildings have collapsed in an explosion thought to have been caused by a gas leak.
Dry, fine and sunny this weekend across the NW. Maybe a touch more cloud around and slightly breezier on Mothering Sunday than on Saturday