Coronation Street in numbers, as the famous soap turns 60

Helen Worth can’t quite remember how many husbands her Coronation Street character Gail Platt has had and William Roache reckons he didn’t really want to become Ken Barlow 60 years ago.

The pair are the longest members of Corrie’s cast and have seen their fair share of on-screen action.

Here they help to tot up Coronation Street in numbers, as the cobbles turn 60.