Anne Kirkbride

Former 'Corrie' Writer Slams Deirdre Barlow Farewell Episodes

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 16.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

Kay Mellor, who used to write ‘Coronation Street’ scripts back in the 1980s, has hit out at the soap, criticising the way they said farewell to De...

'Corrie' Fans Praise Emotional Deidre Funeral

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 14.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘Coronation Street’ fans said an emotional goodbye to one of the soap’s most iconic characters on Monday night, with Deirdre Barlow’s funeral ...

'Coronation Street' Bids Farewell To Deirdre

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 13.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

It was finally time to say goodbye to Deirdre Barlow in Monday night’s ‘Coronation Street’, and the emotional scenes didn’t fail to disappoint...

Deirdre Barlow's Funeral Takes Centre Stage In New 'Corrie' Trailer

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 10.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘Coronation Street’ bosses have released a trailer for next week’s episodes (beginning Monday 13 July onwards), in which Weatherfield will say a...

Emotional 'Corrie' Scenes Air As The Street Says Goodbye To Deirdre

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 08.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘Coronation Street’ fans are finally about to bid farewell to Deirdre Barlow, and in Wednesday night’s show (8 July) Bev Unwin arrived in Weathe...

The Weatherfield One: Celebrating Deirdre Barlow's Greatest Moments

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 08.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

It’s finally time for ‘Coronation Street’ fans to say goodbye to Deirdre Barlow, following the death of actress Anne Kirkbride back in January. ...

'Corrie' Bosses Reveal Emotional Deirdre Scene Early

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 08.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘Coronation Street’ fans are currently gearing up for one of the soap’s most emotional weeks ever, as the Barlow family learn that Deirdre has d...

Corrie's Anne Kirkbride Remembered By 'Free The Weatherfield One' Co-star

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 08.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

The actor who starred opposite Anne Kirkbride in the iconic 'Coronation Street’ Free The Weatherfield One’ storyline has paid tribute to the Deird...

Remember When... 'Free The Weatherfield One' Captivated The Nation

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 08.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

Tissues at the ready soap fans, it's time to say goodbye to 'Coronation Street' icon Deirdre Barlow. As Wetherfield prepares to bid farewell to on...

'Corrie' Bosses Reveal Plans For Deirdre Tribute Book

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 07.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘Coronation Street’ fans who are dreading the upcoming moment where they have to say goodbye to Deidre Barlow will be delighted to hear that a boo...

'Corrie' Spoiler! Tracy Struggles To Cope After Deirdre's Death

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 04.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

Tracy Barlow is set for a tough time in ‘Coronation Street’, after finding out that her mum Deirdre is dead. In next week’s shows (from Mond...

Ken Discovers Deirdre Has Died In Emotional 'Corrie' Scenes

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 30.06.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘Coronation Street’ is set to air some of its most emotional scenes ever next week, as Ken Barlow discovers that his wife Deidre has died. SEE...

Documents Reveal Details Of Anne's Will

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 09.06.2015 | UK Entertainment

Details of Anne Kirkbride’s will have been uncovered, and according to reports, the ‘Coronation Street’ veteran left just £103,000 in her will....

'EastEnders' Theme Tune Played At 'Corrie' Star Anne's Memorial Service

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 01.06.2015 | UK Entertainment

The stars of ‘Coronation Street’ cried tears of laughter at Anne Kirkbride’s memorial service when the theme tune to rival soap ‘EastEnders’...

'Corrie' Cast And Fans Bid A Final Farewell To Anne Kirkbride

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 30.05.2015 | UK Entertainment

The ‘Coronation Street’ cast and crew have gathered as Manchester Cathedral, to bid farewell to ‘Corrie’ legend Anne Kirkbride. READ MORE:...

'Corrie' Actor Bill Roache Talks Deirdre Tribute Episode

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 29.05.2015 | UK Entertainment

Bill Roache has spoken about the upcoming ‘Coronation Street’ tribute episode to Anne Kirkbride’s character, Deirdre Barlow, admitting the cast ...

Deirdre Set For Spooky Return To The Street

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 26.05.2015 | UK Entertainment

Deirdre Barlow is set to make a comeback - of sorts - in ‘Coronation Street’. The popular character will return to the ITV soap as a ghost to h...

Crisis On The Cobbles: A Relationship on the Rocks

Martyn Hett | Posted 19.05.2015 | UK Entertainment
Martyn Hett

As my TV recorder slowly fills itself with unwatched episodes of my beloved soap, I have found myself feeling demotivated. Corrie marathons used to be my idea of heaven, but nowadays they find themselves up there with 'tackle the ironing' on my list of chores. Why? Coronation Street has well and truly lost the plot.

'Emmerdale' Actress Pays Tribute To Anne Kirkbride After Soap Awards Win

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 17.05.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘Emmerdale’ actress Verity Rushworth dedicated her Best Scene win at the British Soap Awards on Saturday night to fellow nominee Anne Kirkbride. ...

Goodbye Deirdre Barlow: 9 Other Soap Funerals That Had Us In Floods

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 13.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

A soap funeral is always a sad occasion, as viewers bid an emotional farewell to characters that have been regular fixtures in their living rooms for ...

'Corrie' Spoiler! Deidre Barlow Farewell Storyline Revealed

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 14.05.2015 | UK Entertainment

The ‘Coronation Street’ team have been working to carefully craft the perfect farewell for Deirdre Barlow, following Anne Kirkbride’s death earl...

Another 'Corrie' Star To Return For Deirdre's Funeral

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 12.05.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘Coronation Street’ bosses have confirmed that another character is set to return for Deirdre Barlow’s funeral as the soap bids farewell to late...

'Corrie' Star Reveals Details Of Anne Kirkbride Farewell Episodes

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 08.05.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘Coronation Street’ star Chris Gascoyne has shared his thoughts, ahead of the soap’s farewell to Deidre Barlow, who was played by the late Anne ...

Anne Receives Posthumous Soap Award Nomination

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 27.04.2015 | UK Entertainment

Anne Kirkbride has been nominated for a posthumous British Soap Award. SEE MORE: 'Corrie' To Honour Anne Kirkbride With 'Biggest Ever' Funeral For...

'Corrie' To Honour Anne Kirkbride With 'Biggest Ever' Funeral For Deirdre

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 16.04.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘Coronation Street’ bosses have confirmed that Anne Kirkbride's character Deirdre Barlow will be honoured with a funeral on the ITV soap. The s...