Thursday, 9 September 2010

Which Year?

We're back after our summer break and we've got some fun planned!

We're not saying "Flippin' 'eck! The factory's blown up again!" or: "Is that a dead body you have there?" or: "Oooh, we hear there's a tram about to crash off the viaduct - we wonder who has a grisly death? Can't wait!"

Nope, we're saying: "Ooh, Mr Swindley, what a lovely window display!" and: "There you are, Elsie Tanner - we told you the pigeons were in your loft!" and: "Can WE join The Percy Sugden Formation Dance Ensemble, please, Mr Sugden?"

And to start off with here's a fun little brain tester. The photo of a past Corrie cast above features England's former Poet Laureate John Betjeman, a great fan of the show.

The cast line-up indicates that the photograph could only have been taken during one particular year. Do you know which year and just what indicates the fact?

5 comments:

  1. 1979? I can see Bert Tilsley's in it and he didn't appear til 1979 and Renee Roberts is there and she died in 1980.

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  2. The cast line-up means it's 1979 or early to mid 1980.

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  3. Scottish LordSeptember 14, 2010

    Could be anytime at all from early '79 to mid '80 - Bert and Renee are there.

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  4. Yes, it could be from 1980 or 1979. But there is a way of pinpointing the exact year which has nothing to do with Bert and Renee!

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  5. Thomas SlatteryMarch 16, 2014

    Its 1979 at PYE awards the cast is with Sir John Betjiman Poet Laueate and Street fan

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