It Was 50 Years Ago Today

December 9th, 1960. The very first episode.

Here’s to 50 more years.

“Coronation Street’s alright. Mind there’s some you’ll have to watch.”

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9 Responses to It Was 50 Years Ago Today

  1. Alasdair says:

    Thanks for this!! Wonder if Ken will still be going for the 100th anniversary in 2060?!!

  2. eila says:

    Thanks! That’s great.

  3. Vancouvercorrie says:

    “I wish we were like them Barlows, at least they’re not rowing all that time!”

    HA!

  4. Beanie says:

    Thanks so much John! I’ve watched all 3 parts of epi 1 and there’s more!!! Luv it!

  5. Robin says:

    Did anyone watch the Corrie Crazy special on CBC? Anyone else think it was pretty obvious who was getting married????? There were tons of clues and they did a really poor job of blurring out the ‘bride’s face!

  6. Beanie says:

    What WAS surprising was interviewing of all these great Canadian Corrie fans and there was no mention of Corrie Canuck!!!!! I think a spotlight on Glacia would have been in order.

  7. stroll promotions says:

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  8. Barbie says:

    I loved, loved, loved Corrie Crazy, even with the spoiler.
    Just wondering if anyone here was in it?

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