Tonight sees the start of the great tram crash week in Coronation Street. An explosion at The Joinery will set the scene for a dramatic week of deaths, a wedding and a birth.
It will culminate with the soap celebrating its 50th birthday this Thursday, 9th December with a live 1 hour episode.
To pay tribute to the world's longest current runnning soap, I'm blogging a quote a day from Corrie's past up until the big day.
"If my wife put her mind to it, she could find reasons why Mary and Joseph were unfit parents" - Don Brennan speaking about wife Ivy