(This post was originally posted by Flaming Nora on the Coronation Street Blog October 2015, reposted to this blog with permission.)
Our blogger David's brilliant post about Overpopulation Street and our recent post about the Connorisation of Coronation Street proves that there's a growing problem on the cobbles. There are so many families, clans and characters these days that we're starting to lose our sense of who is related to who, and indeed, why.
We tried a few days ago to put the Connor family tree into some sort of order and despite much confusion by us fans over what constitutes second and third cousins, our plan has been confirmed correct by ITV.
One Coronation Street fan in Canada is trying to help (thankyou!). She's started a blog of her own called Corrie Connections in which she's attempting to draw Coronation Street family trees. So far, she's done the Connor clan:
And the Platt party:
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