See Corrie and Barry with Shearings Holidays

Shearings Holidays has unveiled a range of new packages for Barry Manilow aficionados and fans of Coronation Street.

Continuum Attractions will run tours of the soap opera’s studios in MediaCityUK, Salford, on selected dates from the end of May until November.

Visitors can explore many of the Weatherfield locations seen on the show, from the famous houses and shops, to the Rovers Return and the newest addition, Victoria Street.

The Shearings Holidays packages range from two to four days, and include accommodation, coach travel and a visit to the city of Manchester as well as the studio tour.

Shearings Holidays has also launched short breaks for Barry Manilow fans who want to watch his concert at Birmingham Arena on September 4.

The five-day Barry Manilow break includes four nights at the Charlecote Pheasant hotel in Stratford-upon-Avon; a night out at the concert; a full day at Blenheim Palace; half a day exploring Stratford; and half a day at Kenilworth Castle and Gardens.