Hancock was a regular on the soap for 11 years
Thomas was reportedly detained on Saturday evening
*Spoiler alert* Some viewers were so engrossed in last night’s live episode their disbelief got a bit too suspended
Prosecution says soap star was lying when he denied sexually abusing five girls
This summer the House of Lords will be in the position to change things
The woman said her 'skin crawled' when she watched Mr Roache being interviewed on TV
Mrs Brown's Boys wins festive ratings battle as EastEnders loses top spot
The Rovers Return has gained an extra window, Four Your Fries Only has won a four star hygiene rating and Nick's Bistro has little to offer vegetarians
Le Vell admitted he cheated on his wife while she was undergoing treatment for cancer
Star, who has played mechanic Kevin Webster in the soap for the past 30 years, is set to return to ITV1 show
Actor allegedly told girl that if she told anyone of abuse, 'you'll die and the evil will come over you'
Coronation Street star denies historic sex charges in court
'Everyone slaps their boyfriend once, when they deserve it,' she said
The veteran actor and Coronation Street star Bill Roache has vowed to “vigorously protest his innocence” over “deeply upsetting” child sex charges, his lawyer said today.
Coronation Street dominated the British Soap Awards scooping eight out of 16 awards including Best Soap.
Mr Roache, 81, was arrested at his home in Wilmslow, Cheshire and was interviewed by police late into yesterday evening.