Corrie cuts

Even Coronation Street has been hit by the financial crisis – and guess where show producers have decided to cut back? On the free chip butties for the cast.

Yes, the poor old stars of the show have had their on-set van taken away, which used to provide them with free teas, coffees and hot snacks.

The hard-done-by celebrities are now going to have to go to the canteen, queue up and pay for their dinner with the rest of the crew. The outrage!

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All joking aside, it seems the new system may cause problems with filming as they all work such long hours and having to go back to the studio to get a bite to eat may take its toll on the schedule.

Do you feel that sorry for them?

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