Readers to the Coronation Road Tour can now pop into the Kabin to purchase a paper as effectively as take a look at Kevin Webster’s garage right after bosses opened up a raft of new attractions. Bolton News reporter Kate McMullin hit the cobbles to obtain out more.
People in Weatherfield wanting to decide on up a duplicate of The Bolton Information can now head to their neighborhood newsagents — immediately after The Kabin opened its doorways to the general public.
The store is the hottest attraction to open as component of the Coronation Road Tour —which introduced in March previous calendar year following filming of the well known cleaning soap was moved from the Old Granada Studios to Media City in Salford.
Out on the cobbles, website visitors can also acquire a sneak peek inside of Websters’ Automobile Centre.
The Quay Road studio has also opened up Dev’s takeaway Prima Doner, exactly where Corrie supporters can go within and have their images taken at the rear of the counter.
The tour has experienced extra than 420,000 people in its to start with 12 months.
The cast filmed their very last scene on the Quay Street set on December 20, 2013, soon after 33 years of filming at Granada Studios.
The 50-minute guided tour takes people at the rear of the scenes of one particular of the nation’s ideal loved soaps.
Site visitors will be equipped to adhere to the path that the stars would have taken, beginning in the inexperienced home and relocating on down the corridor to see dressing rooms belonging to some of the reveals longest standing solid customers.
Fans can also see some of the legendary outfits worn by the forged in advance of heading in to the studios wherever filming took position.
The tour’s standard manager Andy Begg mentioned: “We are truly energized to consist of The Kabin as element of the tour. It is one particular of the sets that followers seriously want to see and now they can.
“We are also certain that they will adore the working experience of likely inside Prima Doner and receiving to see what it seems to be like on Tv.”
Lovers can also go to Carla’s flat, the Platt and Duckworth residences and Underworld, as very well as everyone’s favourite pub the Rovers Return.
In the coming months, Coronation Road viewers will follow one particular of the soap’s most controversial tale strains, which will see Faye Windass develop into the youngest parent in the historical past of the present.
Viewers will enjoy as Faye, who is performed by actress Ellie Leach, struggles to appear to conditions with the fact that she is expecting.
For tickets to the tour go to ticketmaster.co.united kingdom/coronationstreet