• Coronation Street spoiler alert: Deirdre Barlow laid to rest in emotional funeral scenes

    The cast of Coronation Street will pay tribute to Anne Kirkbride in the ITV soap on Monday. The late actress' character Deirdre Barlow will be laid to rest in an emotional funeral service attended by both current and former cast members. The heart-wrenching scenes were filmed this spring following Anne's death in January. The episode proved incredibly difficult for the actors to film as many stars including Beverley Callard and William Roche had forged close relationships with the actress off screen. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY Deirdre Barlow's funeral will be held on Monday Stills from Monday evening's episode show Beverley and