Nick Tilsley is played by Ben Price
First Appearance: 5th January 1981
Nick’s got a new business, old enemies and a family betrayal to keep under wraps, but how long can it last? We caught up with Ben Price to find out!
We can't believe Nick Tilsley has said goodbye to Weatherfield for good!
From loving romances to brutal fights, and a couple of death-defying stunts thrown in for good measure, take a look back at some of Ben Price's top moments.
Will someone think of poor Gail during this difficult time...
Who fancies a trip to the seaside with the Coronation Street cast and crew?
Just watch where you stand...
Director Michael Lacey discusses the trials and tribulations of filming on a beach - especially when the sea doesn't behave like it's supposed to!
Thankfully HM Coastguard were on hand to offer advice and help us out of any tight spots!
As Nick is sucked deeper and deeper into the quicksand, will help get to him in time?
The day at the seaside doesn't go quite as planned. Is Nick and Leanne's relationship at breaking point?
Peter and Steve are their dads, but it's you.. that i want to build a family with.
We have confirmed reports that Ben Price is to leave show later this year after seven years playing Nick Tilsley.
Details of his exit are being kept under wraps for the storyline to unfold on screen for viewers.
Ben Price said:
"Coronation Street has been the most significant part of my career and I have had a fantastic seven years here. The decision to leave is purely personal - I want to be able to spend more time with my family.
"I have been supported by a terrific cast and crew and have had the most glorious storylines and for that I am most grateful."
Coronation Street Executive Producer Kieran Roberts said:
"We fully respect Ben's decision to leave Coronation Street. As Nick he has been at the centre of some of the biggest plots of the last 7 years.
"He is valued member of cast who will be greatly missed but we still have many months of great storylines with him leading to his dramatic exit later this year."