(This post was originally posted by Flaming Nora on the Coronation Street Blog April 2013, reposted to this blog with permission.)
Here on the Coronation Street Blog, regular readers will know we bring you spoilers. We bring you news. We bring you behind-the-scenes views of walls being made. Heck, yes. There's no stopping us!
But these just aren't any old walls. They're replacement walls, made from glass fibre mouldings by Harviglass-Fibre of Cheshire.
And if you're wondering why Corrie would have new walls made, Harviglass-Fibre were asked by ITV to create the new walls when filming switched to High Definition cameras. The original walls had been in use for many years and were beginning to show too much wear and tear on screen.
Now, close your eyes now if you don't want the magic spoiled - and don't read on!
Harvigass-Fibre told me today how these walls work when filming.
They said: "
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