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Coronation Street star Ken Barlow had a hug for one of his fans, Bridie Griffin

Coronation Street star Ken Barlow had a hug for one of his fans, Bridie Griffin


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Coronation Street star Ken Barlow had a hug for one of his fans, Bridie Griffin

Coronation Street star Ken Barlow had a hug for one of his fans, Bridie Griffin, when he paid a flying visit to Coventry to officially open the citys new MFI store. Actor Bill Roach, who plays Ken, revealed some behind-the-scenes gossip to a crowd of fans at the store in Canley Road, Coventry. Mrs Griffin, of Bramston Crescent, Tile Hill, told Bill, " You were always my favourite." The store is one of MFIs largest and has created 24 jobs.
27th March 1986

Media ID 21615354

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Coronation Street Coventry Programme Store


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In this heartwarming photo print, we see Coronation Street star Ken Barlow, played by actor Bill Roach, sharing a warm embrace with one of his devoted fans, Bridie Griffin. The iconic actor made a special visit to Coventry to officially open the city's new MFI store and took the time to connect with his adoring supporters. As he addressed the crowd gathered at the store on Canley Road, Coventry, Bill Roach delighted fans by revealing some behind-the-scenes gossip from their beloved television programme. Amongst the eager listeners was Mrs. Griffin of Bramston Crescent in Tile Hill who couldn't contain her excitement as she expressed to Bill that he had always been her favorite. The MFI store itself is an impressive establishment and stands as one of their largest locations. Not only has it brought convenience and quality products to local residents but also created employment opportunities for 24 individuals within the community. This snapshot captures a beautiful moment between a cherished celebrity and an ardent fan. It serves as a reminder of the profound impact that television programs like Coronation Street have on people's lives – bringing joy, connection, and unforgettable memories.

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