The family moved to Coronation Street in Todd planned to sit his A-Levels, but ended up getting involved with teenage mum Sarah Platt and stayed in Weatherfield for her. Following an affair with nurse Karl Foster , he came out as gay, breaking Sarah's heart as she was pregnant with their son Billy Platt - who sadly died after his premature birth - so Todd left to build a life for himself in London. While living down south, Todd gained legal qualifications which led to a few years of steady work as a law clerk.
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On 17 September , it became the world's longest-running television soap opera and was listed in the Guinness World Records by years run. Granada Television had commissioned only 13 episodes, and some inside the company doubted the show would last beyond its planned production run. Early episodes told the story of student Ken Barlow William Roache , who had won a place at university, and thus found his working-class background—as well as his parents, Frank Frank Pemberton and Ida Noel Dyson —something of an embarrassment. In some ways this predicts the growth of globalisation , and the decline of similar communities. In an episode from , Barlow declares: "You can't go on just thinking about your own street these days. We're living with people on the other side of the world.
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Sarah gave birth to Bethany in at age thirteen, following a brief sexual encounter with classmate Neil Fearns. Neil played no further part in Bethany's life and died in a car crash three years after she was born. Sarah found it difficult to juggle being a mother at such a young age with school, work and her social life. Bethany's infancy had plenty of drama; in she was kidnapped by her unstable paternal grandmother Brenda Fearns , and when she was seven she almost died after taking an Ecstasy tablet her uncle David Platt had hidden inside her doll. That same year, Sarah and Bethany left Weatherfield for a new life in Milan , returning in after Bethany was expelled from her school in Italy.
From Digital Spy. Coronation Street spoilers follow. Note: The following article contains discussion of sexual misconduct that some readers may find upsetting. Next week's Coronation Street episodes see the fightback against Ray intensify, as Faye goes to the police and Abi secures some incriminating audio footage.