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Florizel Street: 50 Years Of Coronation Street Gets Its Own Show

by | 25th, March 2010

FABULOUS tale in tonight’s Manchester Evening News of the struggle writer Tony Warren had to convince Granada Television his brainchild Coronation Street was a good idea.

The bosses at Granada were not at all keen and the original title Florizel Street almost had the series flushed like the similarly-named toilet cleaner.

The show is coming up for 50 years on the box and

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