Tartan Army superfan wins campaign to have crunch Scotland v Serbia game shown for free. The verdicts are in ahead of Scotland's biggest game in a generation. ", Ep. "It was only halfway through filming we realised we had something special. Born in Croydon. Wikipedia, This will create an email alert. Played by Pair accused of murdering Shetland woman go on trial over 'knife attack'. explains more about how we use your data, and your rights. He has made appearances in numerous television series, including Coronation Street, The Bill, All Quiet on the Preston Front, The Queen's Nose and Doctors. In 2011 Keates starred in the York Theatre Royal production of The Railway Children (The Mike Kenny (writer) adaptation) playing opposite Marshall Lancaster in the role of Mrs Perks. He has appeared in many television dramas, including Coronation Street, Holby City, The Lakes and Family Affairs, but is probably best known for playing DC Chris Skelton in the BBC time-travel police dramas, Life on Mars and Ashes to Ashes. Marshall, 34, is delighted to have made his Corrie comeback but admits he almost didn't recognise himself. Rangers bosses waiting on kit deal appeal ruling in Mike Ashley fight. Once Alex Drake, Chris Skelton (Marshall Lancaster), Ray Carling (Dean Andrews), and Gene Hunt arrived at the scene, Drake carried out CPR on Granger. Scots son cleared of murdering mum in knife attack on mental health grounds. Slug tells Becky to watch her back and his warning proves well founded when another familiar face from her past - bent copper Hooch (Dominic Carter) - arrives in Weatherfield. Evil twins Facebook posts show them boasting they were 'bad' before nicking gran's life savings, Clair said she and sister Louise Smith were as thick as thieves on social media, Woman left with bald patches after mum-of-three pulls out clumps of her hair in high street attack. Hazel Wallace in the ITV police drama A Touch of Frost (1992-2003). "Becky's wedding day is not going to run as smoothly as everyone thinks.". Known for his roles in several soap operas. His television credits include BBC TV dramas Life On Mars, Ashes To Ashes, Clocking Off and Holby City. Neil "Slug" Ackroyd was the boyfriend of Becky Granger who arrived on Coronation Street in November 2006. Ep. Working at a DIY superstore, he vents his frustrations on the customers when not pining for his co-worker Fiona (Angela Griffin), or foisting his encyclopedic knowledge of useless information onto loyal friend Pete (Marshall Lancaster). Last appearance Ep. "All the Fun of the Fair" (2004).... "Matty", Ep. But when he can't take the rejection any more we see a side of him we're probably more used to.". Until 23 August 2008 he was starring in the York Theatre Royal's production of Mike Kenny's adaptation of The Railway Children, alongside Colin Tarrant and Sarah Quintrell at the National Railway Museum. Marshall - who grew up in Macclesfield, Cheshire - has had a ball playing Slug. But the offer came at the wrong time. Throughout the programme Hunt is respected by the characters under his command, mainly Chris Skelton (Marshall Lancaster) and Ray Carling (Dean Andrews). Laurence Olivier Award nominee for best actor. He said: "I climbed up Ben Lawes with a few mates and even though we faced 60 mph gales it was ace. He is a British actor who has played Ged Hodgson in The Lakes, Shane in Family Affairs, Slug in Coronation Street, DC Chris Skelton in Life on Mars, and Ashes to Ashes, he has also been in Where the Heart Is, The Bill, Holby City, Casualty, King Of The Hill, Clocking Off, The Royal, Peak Practice, and Doctors. Sam saved Dylan from being attacked by patient Keith Parr (Marshall Lancaster) by placing Keith in a headlock. It was a brilliant experience and the scenery was incredible. The mum shared pictures of her DIY disaster on social media - and other parents agreed the paint was a very unfortunate colour. While doing this, Drake is shot and awakes in 1981, where she meets Gene Hunt (Philip Glenister), Ray Carling (Dean Andrews) and Chris Skelton (Marshall Lancaster) whom she has read about in Tyler's notes. Word on the soap grapevine is Slug plants drugs in Becky's handbag in a bid to get her arrested and ruin her wedding. Wikipedia, English actor most widely known for his portrayal of policeman Tony in Channel 4's comedy-drama series Shameless. Janey Godley spoofs Melania Trump telling Jill Biden to 'ram it’, The Scots comedian strikes again with her hilarious take on the news First Lady Melania Trump has not called Joe Biden's wife Dr Jill Biden to congratulate her or set up a meeting, Prince Harry's touching sacrifice for Kate Middleton which meant Meghan Markle lost out, Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle both wear stunning engagement rings from their husbands, Prince William and Prince Harry, and both pieces include a sweet nod to Princess Diana, Rosie Ramsey attempts hilarious Scottish accent as Sam Heughan sends her a copy of new book.