In the 1970s, Gail Potter (Helen Worth) was terrified at the prospect of nuclear war. But cynical '70s Suzie Birchall (Cheryl Murray) took it all in her stride.
In the 1980s, our Kevin Webster (Michael Le Vell) first turned up in Coronation Street. He was a trendy young '80s dude, sporting moustache, buffant mullet and some rather tight jeans. He was rumoured to deputise for the dark haired guy in Hall & Oates on his days off from Tilsley's Garage.
We'll be taking an in-depth look at some Coronation Street storylines of the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s in the coming months.