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Villains & Vicars: The Coronation Street Locations Tour

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Ashton-under-Lyne Metrolink stop

Oldham Road

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Ashton-under-Lyne

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Corrie fans around the world, come and reminisce about the Street’s most famous storylines at the exotic locations where they were filmed on this remarkable tour.

We will be taking the tram (not the one that fell off the viaduct onto the Street) and a real-life Manchester corporation bus to visit:

* Richard Hillman’s watery grave where he tried to bump off the entire Platt family (sadly he failed).
* Weatherfield Register Office where wedding after wedding was filmed and where you just knew wedding after wedding was going to hit a major hitch.
* Corrie’s birthplace in Manchester city centre.
* Granadaland (before or while it gets flattened).
* The real Coronation Street.
* St Christopher's Weatherfield, scene of those so irreligious weddings year after year.

We finish off with a much-needed hot pot and pint at Fizz’s restaurant (actually the food's a bit more upmarket, but you know what I mean) right next to the church where Betty Turpin’s funeral was held.


Here are the logistics. So simple even Steve McDonald would understand them
* We will get around the county by tram and bus.
* Transport tickets not included, for customers will have different needs: some might already have a free pass, a season ticket or be in need of a concessions ticket.
* Please buy an all-day tram and bus ticket from a machine at any tram stop.
* We do not have our own personal tram and Metrolink are not involved with the tour. We take a public one.

* There is some walking...from location to location.
* Sorry, this really isn't possible with a wheelchair.


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Ashton-under-Lyne Metrolink stop

Oldham Road

Ashton-under-Lyne

Ashton-under-Lyne

OL6 7AH

United Kingdom

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