'One of the best' - Twitter pays tribute to Coronation Street actress Liz Dawn

'One of the best' - Twitter pays tribute to Coronation Street actress Liz Dawn

The actress had a longstanding role on the soap as Vera Duckworth (Credit: Twitter @itvcorrie)

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Twitter users across the UK are paying tribute to Liz Dawn, who died last night.

The actress had a longstanding career on ITV soap Coronation Street, where she played Vera Duckworth for more than 30 years. 

She had been professionally recognised for her commitment to the role in 2008, where she received the Lifetime Achievement Award at the British Soap Awards.

The show's Twitter account made the announcement she had passed away over the course of Monday night (September 25).

Since the announcement, users across Twitter have been paying their respects. 

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