Michelle Keegan took to Twitter to thank her fans, and the cast and crew of Coronation Street, as Tina's final scenes aired last night.

The actress, who has played Tina McIntyre on the show for over six years, tweeted: "It's an end of an era... Thank you to all you lovely people who changed my life, supported and made the last 6 and a half years so special...

"To you all I'm eternally grateful. Thank you to Coronation Street for putting me on the most amazing path and allowing me live my dream.

"I'm going to miss Tina so much but a part of her will be with me forever...#byebyetina"

The actress then shared a number of photos from her time on Coronation Street with her followers.