The world's longest-running television soap, Coronation Street focuses on the everyday lives of working class people in Manchester, England.
Coronation Street, it's the nations street.
Did You Know?
The first overseas location work was not until 1974, when producer Susi Hush
elected to send the women of Weatherfield on a package holiday to Majorca. The two-episode shoot was not idyllic for the actresses: the production team were housed in a five-star hotel, the cast in a two-star alongside genuine holidaymakers who became unhappy at being shooed away from the pool by director Quentin Lawrence
to accommodate his camera crew. Adding insult to injury, make-up was applied at 6 a.m. in a room adjacent to an open sewer. See more
The night before Steve and Karen's wedding after Steve decides to let his mum invite Ken and Deidre, she walks out the front door, straight past the Barlows. Then, after they finish their dialog about Tracy, she comes out of the toilet. See more
[on Christmas Day
This turkey is dry enough to choke a camel.
Coronation Street Theme
Written by Eric Spear See more