From Jim and Liz to Jack and Vera, Betty’s infamous hot pot to pints at the Rovers Return, for over 50 years Coronation Street has delighted fans with unforgettable characters and exciting storylines that have produced must-see television history.
Now soap fans from Ballymoney and Ballycastle have the chance to visit the famous cobbled streets on a brand new exciting tour thanks to Travel Solutions, NI’s leading independent tour operator.
‘Corrie’ lovers can have their photo taken outside the iconic pub, the Rovers Return, will have access to see exclusive props and memorabilia from the show and even meet Ulster born Charlie Lawson who played Jim Mc Donald in the soap for over 20 years. Prices start from only £249 per person sharing and include luxury coach travel from Coleraine, Ballymoney, Cloughmills, Belfast and Larne Harbour, return ferry crossings with P&O Ferries from Larne to Cairnryan, 2 nights’ accommodation at the 3* Best Western Willowbank Hotel, Manchester, breakfast & evening meals, a behind the scenes guided tour of the Coronation Street set, a guided coach tour of famous Manchester sites associated with the programme and a meet and greet with the Ulster born actor Charlie Lawson.
Peter McMinn, Managing Director of Travel Solutions said:“The tour is a great opportunity for fans to visit the areas that they have watched on television for years such as Roy’s Rolls, as well as meeting our very own Charlie Lawson or Jim McDonald.”
Call 28 9045 5030, www.travel-solutions.co.uk or visit your travel agent. Tour dates monthly from May to Sept..