Corrie star Barbara Knox says “I haven’t thought of retiring” as she reveals real terror over Rita’s kidnap!
In a rare interview with the Daily Mirror, Barbara said, “Retire? What a filthy word! I haven’t thought of retiring.
“I keep saying to everybody I know – don’t retire, just keep working. It’s so good for you – it certainly is for me.
“I know it’s hard and you’re tired and you don’t want to go in, but your brain is in action.
“And I do think the sheer discipline of work helps to keep you younger. So apart from loving the job, that is at the back of my mind.
“I’ve done it all my life and I enjoy it and I genuinely find it stimulating.”
Barbara, who’s also starred in A Family At War, Goodbye Mr Chips and Emergency Ward 10, went on to say that when she was written out of Corrie for 11 weeks, she realized then that she couldn’t possibly leave work permanently… Read more & comment »