Former Corrie star Julie Hesmondhalgh reveals her special memories of Anne Kirkbride (Video)

Following the sad death of Coronation Street actress Anne Kirkbride earlier this week, her former Coronation Street colleague Julie Hesmondhalgh has paid a heartfelt tribute to the much-loved actress who played Deirdre Barlow for more than 40 years.

Julie, who stars in C4’s new comedy drama Cucumber this Thursday, revealed to us during a video chat how much joy Anne brought to the Weatherfield set and how she can barely remember her forgetting a line in all the time she knew her!