Coronation Street Quiz 1

What was the name of Minnie Caldwell’s first cat?

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She had two cats. The second was Sunny Jim

Who was landlady of the Rovers Return when Coronation Street was first broadcast on December 9th 1960?

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Actress Sarah Lancashire played barmaid Raquel Watts from 1991 to 2000. But she actually first appeared in 1987 as Jack and Vera Duckworth’s prospective lodger. What was her character’s name

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Best known for his outspoken opinions and love of rock group Status Quo, Les Battersby was on the Street from 1997 to 2007. Which actor played him?

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Graham Haberfield played Jerry Booth

What are the names of Kevin and Sally’s daughters?

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Actress Joanna Lumley made a brief appearance on Coronation Street as Ken Barlow’s girlfriend in 1973. What was her character’s name?

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Who wrote the famous theme tune for Coronation Street?

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How did Valerie Barlow, played by Anne Reid, meet her end in 1971?

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When Ken Barlow married Deirdre Langton on July 27th 1981, the episode was watched by 15 million viewers – more than the ITV audience for the wedding of Lady Diana and Prince Charles two days later! Which actress played Deidre?

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In what year did Gail Potter, played by Helen Worth, make her first appearance on the Street?

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She’s still in the series now!

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