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Saturday 6th June 2020

Jenny McAlpine confirms she has started filming Coronation Street return scenes

She has played Fiz since 2001!

Jenny McAlpine has confirmed she is back filming at Coronation Street.

The actress, who plays Fiz Stape in the ITV soap, shared a picture on Instagram, of her return to filming.

The caption read "Back in the building @coronationstreet. About to be Fiz agagin for the fist time in 9 months. Wish me luck!"

She also shared a picture of herself and her Corrie co-star Alan Halsall.

Day one. Luckily with my rock, Alan Halsall.

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Jenny captioned the picture "Day one. Luckily with my rock @alanhalsall".

Alan plays Fiz's boyfriend Tyrone Dobbs.

Andy Whyment, who plays Fiz's friend and ex-boyfriend Kirk Sutherland commented "Nice to have you back Jen x."

Coronation Street also tweeted a picture of Fiz, Hope, Tyrone, Ruby and Evelyn in the Bistro.

The post was captioned "Look who's back in Weatherfield! Welcome home @jenniemcalpine and Isabelle! #Fiz #Hope #FamilyReunion #Corrie"

It also looks like Isabella Flanagan, who played Fiz's daughter Hope, will also be returning.

Last week, Isabella's mum Rachel posted a birthday tribute to Macy Alabi, who plays Tyrone's daughter Ruby.

Rachel wrote: "Happiest 7th birthday to this little lady @suzannemacy can't wait to be reunited with you very soon! Hope you have a lovely day."

Isabella's twin brother, William, plays her cousin Joseph Brown on the soap. Their older sister Amelia plays April Windsor in Emmerdale.

It looks like Fiz and Hope will be returning soon (Credit; ITV)

Jennie left Coronation Street last year to go on maternity leave.

The actress welcomed her second child, a baby girl named Hilda, in October with her husband Chris Farr.

The couple also have a four-year-old son named Albert.

On screen, Fiz left the cobbles with daughter Hope to take her daughter to Birmingham in the hope her bad behaviour could be dealt with in a specialist unit.

Viewers saw Hope's behaviour getting worse resulting in her exclusion from Bessie Street Primary school for biting a teacher.

Hope deliberately let Evelyn's dog go (Credit: ITV)

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Hope also deliberately let Evelyn's dog Cerberus go on a tram bound for Rochdale. She refused to apologise to Evelyn who was furious.

Fiz and Tyrone decided to go to visit a therapist about the little girl's behaviour and Tyrone found a school that could help.

Coronation Street is on Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 7.30pm and 8.30pm.

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