Wednesday, 2 March 2016
The Women of Weatherfield...
Ena Sharples, Minnie Caldwell, Martha Longhurst
Rita Tanner (née Littlewood, previously Sullivan, and Fairclough) and Mavis Riley
Deirdre Barlow (with Mike Baldwin and Ken Barlow)
Raquel Wolstenhulme (with Curly Watts)
Vera Duckworth (with Jack)
...Tony Warren created them all!
RIP, the Creator of Coronation Street Anthony McVay "Tony" Simpson MBE (aka Tony Warren, 8th July 1936 – 1st March 2016)
Back in 2010, we were privileged to see Mr Warren in person at the BFI, entertaining the audience as he introduced the 50th anniversary showing of the first three episodes of Corrie.