Coronation Street has paid a quiet tribute to star Anne Kirkbride showing a picture of the actress, who plated Deirdre Barlow for 40 years, at the end of tonight's programme.
Anne Kirkbride died on Monday after a short illness.
Corrie actress Anne Kirkbride cast a long shadow over the NTAs with the cast of rival soap EastEnders even dedicating their prize to her.
Her onscreen husband gave a touching tribute to actress Anne Kirkbride who died earlier this week.
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