Coronation Street fans are divided over the soap’s new cross promotion, with some worried over the future of local cafe Roy’s Rolls. Everyone had a good laugh when an extra on the programme went viral, but fans had been noticing characters in the British soap holding Costa Coffee cups, leading them to speculate over why the show was suddenly using branded items. According to Metro, Corrie will now have a local police station and a string of new businesses – including a well-known coffee shop and supermarket.
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There’s nothing better than sitting down in front of the TV on Christmas Day evening while tucking into a sandwich packed full of Christmas dinner leftovers. One of the mostly hotly-anticipated Christmas specials returns for a double bill this year. The episodes feature matriarch Agnes (Brendan O’Carroll) refusing to buy a Christmas tree, and Cathy (Jennifer Gibney) has an internet date.
Former Corrie actor star Bruno Langley grabbed a woman by the crotch and touched a second victim on her “boobs and bum”, a court heard today as he admitted two counts of sexual assault. Langley, 34, was drunk and in the Band in Wall music venue in Manchester in the early hours of October 1 when he touched the two women, Manchester Magistrates’ Court was told. Bruno Langley has pleaded guilty at Manchester Magistrates’ Court to sexually assaulting two women.
The former Coronation Street extra, 37, tied the knot to the 64-year-old prisoner at Wakefield jail in a star-studded ceremony after arriving under a purple cloak. Charles Bronson’s new bride Paula Williamson was all smiles the day after her wedding. Paula was spotted wearing a pair of sunglasses earlier today and she had a glove on her left hand, where her wedding ring would have been placed by Bronson, who was thought to have been handcuffed to a guard during the ceremony.
Show bosses are said to have been forced to come up with a contingency plan after the inclement weather was forecast for the upcoming week in Queensland. A host of celebrities, including former Hollyoaks star Jamie Lomas, The Saturdays singer Vanessa White and Coronation Street actress Jennie McAlpine, are due to enter camp on Sunday when the new series kicks off – but the launch may be a damp squib. The famous I’m A Celeb shower scenes have become a hotly-anticipated part of the show as the stars strip down to their swimming trunks and bikinis under a natural waterfall – and bosses are said to be hoping they won’t be affected by the weather.