Prosecution says soap star was lying when he denied sexually abusing five girls
Coronation Street star Bill Roache yesterday denied ever meeting the five women who accuse him of rape and sexual assault, telling a court that he had cheated on his first wife in the 1960s in “a series of small relationships” but that he was not a paedophile.
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A woman allegedly sexually assaulted by Coronation Street actor William Roache said she felt like “a coward” for not going to the police before she did.
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Hebburn, which began a second series on BBC2 last night, is a relic from a different era. Well, that's a bit unfair, but if you saw Vic Reeves's name on the cast list and assumed you were in for some proper comedy, Hebburn has been a disappointment. We should have looked closer. Whenever Vic Reeves is credited by his real name, Jim Moir, it usually signals his intention to put his feet up and fade into the background.
But can it beat EastEnders and Coronation Street in the ratings?
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Mr Roache, 81, was arrested at his home in Wilmslow, Cheshire and was interviewed by police late into yesterday evening.
Judging by his comments, I guess my disability is just a punishment for being a total badass in a previous life?
The pipe-puffing, braces-wearing Denis Forman was one of the godfathers of commercial television in Britain. He firmly believed in making high-quality programmes that were also popular. Under his stewardship, Granada Television was particularly noted for the investigative journalism and dramas that it produced for the ITV network.
Coronation Street's famous Rovers Return is set to go up in flames in a blaze which kills soap favourite Sunita Alahan.