The first episode of the British television soap opera Coronation Street was broadcast live on The series first introduces Florrie Lindley (Betty Alberge), who has bought up the local Corner 11, Elsie Tanner (Pat Phoenix) berates her year-old son Dennis (Philip Lowrie), who has recently been released from prison. Episode no : Series 1; Episode 1. Since 9th December , up to and including the episodes transmitted on 7th July , there have been episodes of Coronation Street. This page. Drama · The UK's longest-running TV soap, Coronation Street focuses on the everyday lives of .. I like Coronation street I have watched it since I was five back in and really like it, and its been going in the national TV awards, its about time they changed that as eastenders who have not been going near as long. Things don't quite go to plan for Rosie Webster as she pursues modelling career in London". Eddie Yeats became the Ogdens' lodger, Gail Potter and Suzie Birchall moved in with Elsie, Mike Baldwin Johnny Briggs arrived in as the tough factory boss, and Annie Walker reigned at the Rovers with her trio of staff Bet Lynch, Betty Turpinand Fred Gee. Coronation Street Manchester ITV Show. In the show's fictional history, the street was built in and named in honour of the coronation of King Edward VII. As the programme's various outdoor sets have expanded, the area surrounding Coronation Street, particularly Rosamund Street and Victoria Streethave been gradually integrated into magie merkur show, with more flats and business properties including Roy's Rollscab firm Street CarsBarlow's Bookies and the Builder's Yard. In the Daily Faks bambergVictor Lewis-Smith wrote: The show actually celebrates its birthday on December 9, but programme bosses were preparing for the the anniversary with today's party as well as giving further details of how the occasion will be marked on screen.