Coronation Street stars Shobna Gulati (Sunita) and Natalie Gumede (Kirsty) have filmed their last scenes for the ITV soap.

Gulati tweeted yesterday: "The saddest day my dearest friends who bring u the best entertainment and yet a true feeling of freedom love #corrie cast and crew."

Gumede tweeted: "Last time outside no.9. [Coronation Street]."

Co-star Alan Halsall, who plays Tyrone, tweeted: "Such a tough day. Saying goodbye the [sic] the amazingly talented @NatalieGumede well only at the cobbles."