CASUALTY followers had been all saying the identical factor tonight when a Coronation Road legend popped up within the newest episode.
In Saturday night time’s episode of Casualty the hospital’s emergency division was fighting an inflow of sufferers.
Certainly one of them was Elsie, who viewers instantly clocked was performed by former Coronation Road star Amanda Barrie.
She was introduced in by Religion Cadogan [Kirsty Mitchell] with some painful-looking accidents on her hand and leg.
However, after Elsie snuck out of the ward and headed for the pub, Religion caught up along with her and seen a gash on her neck – connecting the harm to quite a few different sufferers from the identical care house.
Followers took to Twitter to touch upon seeing Amanda, 87, within the present.
Commenting on the packed emergency room, one wrote: “Heavens, not watched casualty for ages, it is all received a bit political. Hope Amanda Barrie will get seen rapidly.”
One other questioned: “Is that this Alma’s first gig since Coronation Road?”
And a 3rd stated: “Alma Baldwin! It has been a very long time!”
Amanda performed Alma in Corrie from 1981 to 2001 however it’s not the primary time she’s appeared in Casualty.
She first popped up in October final 12 months when Elsie was first rushed to the ED.