Wimp Derek gets in a Street fight.Soap's wettest hubby Derek Wilton Derek Wilton was a fictional character on the soap opera Coronation Street. He was portrayed by Peter Baldwin.
Derek was a salesman who wooed but let down Mavis Riley for many years. finally loses his rag and attacks rival Norris Cole Norris Benjamin Cole, played by Malcolm Hebden, is a fictional character on the soap opera Coronation Street. Norris first appeared in 1994 from 1997, before resuming the role in 1999. He continues in the series to the present day. in Coronation Street's The Cabin.
The amazing bust-up is set to be watched by about 18million gobsmacked gobsmacked
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Adj. 1. gobsmacked - utterly astounded viewers tonight.
Wimp Derek, played by Peter Baldwin, goes for his ex-friend's throat after chasing him off the street.
And scheming Norris is only saved when Derek's dithering Simulating more colors and shades in a palette. In a monochrome system that displays or prints only black and white, shades of grays can be simulated by creating varying patterns of black dots. This is how halftones are created in a monochrome printer. missus mis·sus
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1. Brit, Austral & NZ informal , Mavis, dives in to rescue him.
A spokesman for the show's makers, Granada, said last night: "Derek's temper has been brewing since Norris kidnapped his beloved gnome Arthur.
"The final straw comes when Norris accidentally scuppers one of Derek's business ventures, a stationery deal with Mike Baldwin's new firm."
The amazing storyline will introduce Norris, played by Malcolm Hebden, as a full- time character in Britain's most popular soap.
Norris and butcher Fred - John Savident - are among several new faces being brought in to boost cast numbers before The Street goes out four nights a week later this year.