The corner shop

Terminology[ edit ] A convenience store may also be called a c-store, cold store, party store, bodega, carry out, mini-market, mini-mart, konbini, corner shop British English-speaking countries depanneur or dep the last two are loanwords from the French term used in parts of Canada. This section does not cite any sources.

The corner shop

At the time, Elsie Lappin was the owner.

She was about to hand the shop over to Florrie Lindley as Elsie was moving away from Weatherfield. The first owner of the shop was lay preacher Cedric Thwaite who owned the shop from the opening of the shop from to December He married Lottie Hofner in and she moved into the The Corner Shop as it appeared on the opening titles of the The corner shop episode in shop with him.

Amelia died from the flu in The next person to move into the shop was Lil Makepiecewho married Tommy Foyle in Tommy became a young widower in when Lil died of bronchitis. Tommy re-married in to variety singer Elsie Castleway.


Their first child, Hildawas born in followed by their second daughter, Shelaghin Elsie became a young widow when Tommy died suddenly during the end-of-war street party on 8th May After his death, Elsie became owner of the shop.

Elsie re-married in to Les Lappin. He died in January The next person to own the shop was Florrie Lindleywho ran the shop after Elsie retired to Knott End in December until she reconciled with her estragned husband and moved with him to Canada on 2nd June During Florrie's tenure the shop frontage was altered with a new window and doorway.

Shortly after that, ex-army sergeant Lionel Petty bought the corner shop after his daughter Sandra persuaded him to do so she was trying to revive her short-lived "romance" with Dennis Tanner. Sandra moved out after a few months. Lionel was rarely seen and in Januaryhe decided to give up the shop, selling it to David and Irma Barlow.

David and Irma had a rocky start to their marriage and in the couple decided to emigrate to Australia. InIrma returned to Coronation Street a widow as David and her baby son Darren had been killed in a car crash in Australia.

Irma took on the job of shop assistant, to help out Maggie for a while. On 8th JulyMaggie married Ron Cooke. The couple decided to emigrate to Zaire and the shop was rented to Tricia Hopkins mother, Vera.

After the Hopkins family left, Blanche Hunt was employed to act as caretaker manager of the shop until she left in The shop was then run by Gail Potter and her friend Tricia.

InRenee Bradshaw bought the shop and applied to become an off-licence. Annie Walker opposed the idea but Renee won the application.

InRenee married Alf Roberts and the following year Alf decided to give up his job at the Post Office to spend more time helping Renee in the shop.

The corner shop

Renee died in a road accident in and Alf inherited the shop. He ran it with the help of Deirdre Langtonwho continued to work there until The Corner Shop after the refurbishment of InAlf changed the structure and layout of the Corner Shop.

The shop was extended into the back room and the staircase that had been there since the street was built in was removed to create a self-service mini-market. The upstairs bedsit was renovated into a more comfortable flat with a separate entrance built in Viaduct Street.

Alf opened the new shop in September and in December of that year he married Audrey Potterwho joined him in working in the shop part-time.That Corner Shop is a personalised gift shop in Singapore.

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The corner shop
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