The actor is best known for his long-running role as Jimmy Corkhill in the Channel 4 soap Brookside.
Brookside fans aim for TV rerun and more DVD releases.
Actress and singer Stephanie Clift joins the cast of The Wedding Singer theatre tour.
The beeb’s Sports Personality of the Year is to be held in Liverpool for 2017.
ITV Yorkshire have confirmed that actor Adam Thomas is to depart their soap opera Emmerdale.
Glaswegian actor Freddie Boardley has died at the age of 66.
Mirror, mirror on the wall, where in Yorkshire can we find the fairest Princess of them all?
Actor, comedian and presenter Les Dennis has quit Coronation Street.
Brookside and Hollyoaks star Kristian Ealey has died at the age of just 38.
Former Brookside actor, John McArdle, has joined the cast of ITV’s Emmerdale to play Ronnie Hale, a down-to-earth plumber who finds himself at the centre of a Home Farm family dispute.