Tributes pour in for Last of the Summer Wine's Jean Alexander
Trinity Mirror Tributes have poured in for the late Last of the Summer Wine actress Jean Alexander, who died on Thursday just three days after her 90th birthday.
Jean, born in Liverpool as Jean Hodgkinson, was best known for her role as the sharp-tongued housewife Hilda Ogden in Coronation Street .
But she left the Mancunian soap in 1987 and crossed the Pennines to play Auntie Wainwright in Last of the Summer Wine where she played the junk shop owner in the long-running comedy, set in Holmfirth , until 2010.
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