She first stepped out on Coronation Street’s famous cobbles more than two decades ago as gobby teenager Toyah Battersby. And now, five years after reviving the iconic character, actress Georgia Taylor says she is glad to see some of the old Battersby bite making a comeback. “Toyah came back to the street grown up and a very different woman from the one who left all those years ago,” Georgia told the Mirror. “She’s much more mellow now than she used to be. Read more: Survey: What do you think will happen in Coronation Street soap week? “But there are flashes of the old Battersby in her coming out.
I’ve missed playing that fiery side to her – and I’m really happy we’re getting a bit of it back.” Viewers will be glad to see it too,Read more on manchestereveningnews.co.uk