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New Corrie set unveiled

The new Coronation Street set has been revealed by the soap's cast today, but viewers are unlikely to notice any difference because the famous cobbled street has been painstakingly replicated in its new location in Media City.

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Spot the difference: New Corrie replica set

It took two years to recreate the iconic Coronation Street cobbles in Manchester's Media City but today the new set was unveiled by the cast.

Spot the difference: The new Coronation Street set, right, and the original Credit: PA

The Media City set is an exact replica of the original and filming will begin there early next year.

Roy's Rolls and the kebab shop have been recreated in Media City. Credit: PA

Michelle Keegan, who plays the Street's Tina McIntyre, wrote on Twitter: "The new Corrie set is amazing!!!! So strange, it's exactly the same but so different at the same time!! Hahah!"

Cast members from Coronation Street walk along the cobbles of the new set during a photocall at Media City, Manchester Credit: PA

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