Classic Corrie

Classic Corrie: Ena Sharples Sings White Christmas

Coronation Street is 59 years old today!

Feeling nostalgic and a little bit christmassy? We found this clip in the archive, from our 4th birthday on the 9th December 1964, where the venerable Ena Sharples is giving Lucille Hewitt a singing lesson!

I'm dreaming of a white Christmas...

– Ena Sharples
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Famous Friday: Sir Ben Kingsley

Welcome to Famous Friday! Our perfect excuse to look back at some famous faces who have appeared in Coronation Street over the years.

Share a treacle toffee at the cinema with Sir Ben Kingsley, back in 1966!

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Famous Friday: Joanna Lumley

Welcome to Famous Friday! Our perfect excuse to look back at some famous faces who have appeared in Coronation Street over the years.

Here's the one and only Joanna Lumley, catching Ken's eye back in 1973!