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Friday 7th August 2020

Cath Tyldesley is the spitting image of her grandma in throwback pic

The Corrie star shared a tribute to her heroes

Catherine Tyldesley has shared the sweetest message dedicated to her grandparents on National Grandparents Day.

The Coronation Street actress, who is known for her role as Eva Price in the soap, shared a photo of them and the resemblance to her grandmother is uncanny.

Cath definitely resembles her grandparents Jean and Jim. (Credit: Instagram/@auntiecath17)

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Her sweet caption read: "My utterly gorgeous #grandparents Jean and Jim. Jim is my guardian angel now but Jean is still here as strong and as inspiring as ever! 👊🏻👊🏻".

Adding: #nationalgrandparentsday#grandparentsday ❤️❤️❤️ #heros weren't they a hot couple?!"

The mum-of-one delighted her fans with the snap, with one saying: "You are very like you grandma! I see a strong resemblance 😍 ".

Another commented: "Can see where you get your beauty😍😍😍".

Jim is my guardian angel now but Jean is still here as strong and as inspiring as ever!


A few weeks ago, Cath shared another personal photo of when she was pregnant with her son Alfie.

Catherine shared a photo of her nan holding her baby bump [Credit: Instagram @auntiecath17]

Her grandmother was seen holding both hands to Cath's stomach urging the little man to hurry up as he was more than two weeks late.

Catherine shared the pregnancy image with the caption: "Throwback. Gran-Gran Jean waiting for Alfie to kick."

Fans were quick to gush about the beautiful photo and lovely family moment, with one simply saying: "So sweet."

Catherine and husband Tom Pitfield became parents in March 2015 with the arrival of their first child Alfie after a 38-hour labour.

Cath's a big fan of a good throwback [Credit: Instagram @auntiecath17]

"Having a baby has changed me for the better," she told Hello. "I was used to doing what I wanted, when I wanted, with no one else to think about except myself.

"Then suddenly this baby arrives and he comes first."

Poor Alfie doesn't look amused by this costume [Credit: Instagram @auntiecath17]

Catherine's clearly a doting mum and often gives fans cute updates on Alfie via social media.

What a little cutie!