BREAKING NEWS: Heartbreak as Coronation Street actor dies

Coronation Street actor Mark Eden has died at the age of 92 after a battle with Alzheimer’s, his agent confirmed today.

He was best known for playing Alan Bradley in the ITV soap in the 980s.

Mark was married to fellow Corrie star Sue Nicholls, who plays Audrey Roberts, with the pair tying the knot in 1993.

A statement to the PA news agency said: “We are very sad to announce the death of actor Mark Eden.

“He died peacefully, in hospital, earlier today, 1st Jan 2021. Mark had been living with Alzheimer’s disease for some time, and was hospitalised in November.

“Mark, 92, had a long career spanning more than 50 years, including eight years inĀ Coronation StreetĀ as character Alan Bradley.

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