List of Coronation Street characters (1988)

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Coronation Street is a British soap opera, initially produced by Granada Television. Created by writer Tony Warren, Coronation Street first broadcast on ITV on 9 December 1960. The following is a list of characters introduced in the show's twenty-ninth year, by order of first appearance.


Gina Seddon[edit]

Gina Seddon
Coronation Street character
Portrayed by Julie Foy
Duration 1988-89
First appearance 14 March 1988
Last appearance 11 January 1989
Classification Former; recurring
Home Newcastle

Gina Seddon is the younger sister of Sally Webster. Gina comes to Weatherfield to lodge with Sally and her new husband, Kevin. Gina has a one-night stand with Martin Platt while dating Billy Wyatt, leading to a fight between Martin and Billy. When Gina and Sally's father, Eddie dies in January 1989, Gina inherits £1,000 from his life insurance and leaves Weatherfield. Gina moves to Newcastle and marries a lorry driver, named Colin. Sally visits Gina off-screen in January 2001 after she suffers from appenditicis and looks after her children while Gina recuperates. When Sally is diagnosed with Breast cancer in 2009, she goes to stay with Gina for six months while she recovers from surgery.