• Coronation Street actor Gareth Berliner rushed to hospital with sepsis

    Coronation Street star Gareth Berliner was rushed to hospital with sepsis in the early hours of Friday morning. The actor, who plays Macca in the ITV soap, has battled Crohn's Disease for 30 years, and has given his fans an update about his health on social media. Taking to Instagram, Gareth posted a photo of himself from hospital, and wrote next to the image: "Well I was brought into hospital by ambulance about 1a.m owing to some amount of sepsis with terrible Rygors while hooked up and infusing Saline. It wasn't even pumping that fast. Vomiting and upset gut