'I love you Anne': Bill Roache leads touching NTA tribute to Coronation Street co-star Anne Kirkbride

Bill Roache gives his tribute to Anne Kirkbride. Credit: ITV

ITV News Reporter Nina Nannar on the tributes to Anne:

Coronation Street co-star Bill Roache led a personal tribute to Anne Kirkbride which left audience members at the National Television Awards in tears.

Other Coronation stars react to Bill Roaches tribute. Credit: ITV

Roache has played Ken Barlow opposite Kirkbride's Deidre for 40 years.

Bill Roache onstage at the NTAs. Credit: ITV