30th January 2015: Manchester

Overnight trip to go on the Coronation Street tour followed by Peter Kay's Phoenix Nights for Comic Relief
Manchester hotel (1)  Overnight stay ahead of our tour tomorrow morning, and I even have my own bed! Manchester hotel (1) Coronation Street tour  Coronation Street sign Coronation Street tour
Coronation Street tour  Granada TV sign Coronation Street tour Coronation Street tour  Medical Centre Coronation Street tour  (From right to left) Kevin Websters, Eileen Grimshaw, Tyrone Dobbs, Dev Alahan, Chesney & Fizz, Emily and Norris, The Barlows houses and Rovers Return
Coronation Street tour  Builders Yard flat, where Tina McIntyre plunged to her death from the balcony Coronation Street tour  Victoria Court flats, home to Nick Tilsley and Carla Connor Coronation Street tour  Prima Doner and Roys Rolls Coronation Street tour  Elliot & Son butchers, sadly no more
Coronation Street tour  Victoria Street Coronation Street tour  Rosamund Street bus stop Coronation Street tour  Rosamund Street bus stop Coronation Street tour  Barlow's Buys
Coronation Street tour  Street Cars Coronation Street tour  Rosamund Street Coronation Street tour  (From left to right) The Barlows, Emily and Norris, Chesney & Fizz, Dev Alahan, Tyrone Dobbs and Eileen Grimshaw houses Coronation Street tour  Sally Websters house
Coronation Street tour  The Platts garden Coronation Street tour  Windass garden Coronation Street tour  Windass garden and the Websters conservatory Coronation Street tour  Websters' Auto Centre and Underworld
Coronation Street tour  Websters' Auto Centre Coronation Street tour  The Kabin Coronation Street tour  Dev's Corner Shop and Nick's Bistro Coronation Street tour  (From right to left) Tyrone Dobbs, Dev Alahan, Chesney & Fizz, Emily and Norris, The Barlows and Rovers Return houses
Coronation Street tour  Platts, Windass and Websters houses Coronation Street tour  Jo and I at the Rovers Returm Coronation Street tour  Rovers Return Coronation Street tour  Audrey's
Coronation Street tour  Rosamund Street Coronation Street tour  Roy Cropper snowman Coronation Street tour  Haley Cropper snowman Coronation Street tour  Tyrone Dobbs house (formerly The Duckworths)
Coronation Street tour  Eileen Grimshaw house Coronation Street tour  Ken and Deirdre Barlows house Coronation Street tour  Dev's corner shop Coronation Street tour  Rovers Return
Coronation Street tour  Coronation Street from the Medical Centre Coronation Street tour  For Your Fries Only shop Coronation Street tour  Coronation Street cobbles Coronation Street tour  Nick's Bistro
Coronation Street tour  Alley behind the Coronation Street houses Coronation Street tour  Barlows back court from the Alley Coronation Street tour  Rover back court from the Alley Coronation Street tour  Alley behind the Coronation Street houses
Coronation Street tour  Alley behind the Coronation Street houses Coronation Street tour Coronation Street tour Coronation Street tour
Manchester Opera House Manchester Opera House National Football Museum National Football Museum
National Football Museum  Can't disagee tbh National Football Museum  Brenda Sempare who was induced into the English Football Hall of Fame on 23 September 2010 National Football Museum  Michael Jackson statue that was preivously outside Craven Cottage (Fulham FC) National Football Museum  Spitting Image puppets
National Football Museum  Dickie Bird statue National Football Museum  Wembley turnstyle National Football Museum  Wembley seats National Football Museum  Spitting Image puppets
National Football Museum  Silverwear, lots of it National Football Museum  Like a Dumbaton home game National Football Museum  Women in Football National Football Museum  Women in Football
National Football Museum  Women in Football National Football Museum  The one and only English Ladies Football Association Cup National Football Museum  Spitting image puppet National Football Museum  Sir Matt Busby
National Football Museum  Football Manager of the Year cup National Football Museum  Robbie Savage National Football Museum  Football funfair game National Football Museum
National Football Museum  England Women locker room National Football Museum  Women in Football National Football Museum  Women in Football National Football Museum  Seems fair enough to me
Manchester hotel (2)  Different hotel for tonight as the Phoenix Nights show was a late addition DInner  at the MEN Arena Manchester evening  before the show Phoenix Nights live  No idea why, but funny
Phoenix Nights live  Tonights show was cut short as Ted Robbins suffered a heart attack on stage!  Photo of Peter Kay at the rescheduled performance Manchester wheel  after the show Hard Rock Cafe  after the show Nightcap
Train home  with Andy Murray tennis updates Train home  And a bit of snow