Monday, July 25, 2005
The Best of Coronation Street 1970-1979
‘The Best of Coronation Street 1970-1979’ features 80 key episodes from the 1970s in a 10-disc DVD box set, representing the very best of the episodes from the 1970s. It will be available to buy at £99.99 from Network DVD as of July 25. ‘Tis a pity that it’s in PAL format, i.e. incompatible with many North American DVD players.
Key events in this box set include:
The marriages of Ernie Bishop and Emily, Maggie and Ron, Ray and Deirdre, Len Fairclough and Rita, Alf and Renee and Brian Tilsley and Gail.
Hilda holding a séance.
Stan Ogden being ostracized from the street for a crime he didn't commit.
Alf being made mayor.
Bankruptcy of the Bishops.
Deirdre being assaulted under the viaduct.
The warehouse being burnt down and two bodies being discovered in the ruins.
Mavis almost tricked into marrying Carlos.
A lorry full of timber crashing into the Rovers.
Bet being found bleeding and unconscious in the street.
Read about the box set in The Times.
Posted by The Mistress at 1:43 AM