Corrie fling becomes bitter love triangle.CORONATION Street Coronation Street is an award-winning British soap opera. It is the longest-running television soap opera in the United Kingdom, first broadcast on Friday, 9 December, 1960 in the Granada region of ITV. pals Toyah Battersby and Maria Sutherland will slug it out over a new Weatherfield hunk in a festive love triangle A love triangle is a romantic relationship involving three people (known as a triad). While it can refer to two people independently romantically linked with a third, it usually implies that each of the three people has some kind of relationship to the other two. .
The flatmates turn bitter rivals after Toyah starts a passionate affair with her lecturer.
But after she takes him home, tutor John Arnley sets his sights on glamorous maneater Maria, played by Samia Ghadie.
Even though she rejects John's advances, a love triangle develops, prompting a dramatic exit for actress Georgia Taylor's unlucky- in-love art student Toyah.
Actor Paul Warriner who appeared in the Street 12 years ago as Ben Williams For the NFL football player of the same name see Ben Williams (football player). Benjamin Philip "Ben" Williams (born 27 August 1982, Manchester, England) is an English Footballer who currently plays for Crewe Alexandra. Williams is a goalkeeper. , is said to be thrilled with his new part.
A Street insider said: "Paul's role will really start off with a bang, and then a few twists."
Toyah had been rumoured to be local serial killer Richard Hillman's next victim.
But Granada bosses decided she needed a fiery fling before she leaves in February.
Last year, Georgia, 22, won best dramatic performance at the soap awards for a harrowing rape storyline in which she was brutally attacked by a student pal.
After five years in the soap, Georgia said: "After that it's difficult to get any more dramatic. I felt there was nowhere for the character to go."