Monthly Archives: May 2005

Classic Corrie Info

I FINALLY get to see Bet’s departure, which I think the CBC screwed us out of originally. CALLING ALL CORRIE FANS: CORONATION STREET CLASSICS, WEEKDAYS AND NIGHTS ON CBC’S COUNTRY CANADA, STARTING MONDAY, MAY 30 Remember when Samir Rashid was … Continue reading

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ITV

Thanks Shatnerian for the update on ITV vs. BBC. So, shame on you ITV! I did go to their site to check out the Corrie buzz and found this: Note to Claire – that look NEVER worked for Deidre and … Continue reading

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This Day in Coronation Street History

Saskatoon TV station CBKST made the Guinness Book of World Records when it bought 1,144 episodes of Coronation Street from Granada TV on May 31, 1971. The purchase was the largest number of episodes of a TV series ever sold … Continue reading

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Oh COME on!

Look, I don’t know WHO over at BBC thought they could be judge and jury on which characters are the ‘hunks’ and which are mere mortals – but whoever they are, they owe us an apology. Oh sure, I sat … Continue reading

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Just a Reminder

I’m so glad to see so many new readers to our little blog here. I also am delighted to hear that so many people are linking us on their blogs – great exposure. I just want to remind you that … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Nick

Born: May 29, 1978 Adam Rickitt (Corrie’s Nick Tilsley) turns 27 today.

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Things That Make You Go Hmmmm…

Am I the only one who noticed that Shelly’s top matches her wallpaper? Oh boy.We haven’t seen the last of her.Does she tamper with Dev’s brakes?Does she sneak into the apartment with a meat cleaver?

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Corrie Sitings

Okay, I almost forgot…Eddie Yeats comes back as Onslow on ‘Keeping Up Appearances’. Fred Elliot was the doctor in Remains of the Day and I *think* he makes an appearance on Dr. Who this week. ‘Ere! ‘Ow come I dinna … Continue reading

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Bride of Fred Elliott

I’ve found the perfect wife for Fred Elliott. . . . The Sausage Queen!

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Corrie Badges

Get your Fred Elliott badge, I say, get your Fred Elliott badge here. (Look for Norris Cole and Jack Duckworth too.)

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