Deirdre & Me was a documentary featuring an extensive interview with Deirdre Barlow actress Anne Kirkbride. The one hour programme was broadcast on Wednesday 19th December 2001 at 8.00pm on ITV1 and also featured interviews with Barbara Knox, Jimmi Harkishin, Anne's father Jack Kirkbride, her husband David Beckett, and Bill Roache.
The programme was narrated by Lesley Sharp, and it was produced and directed by Fiona Keenaghan. It gained 7,430,000 viewers putting at 24th place in the ratings chart. It was repeated on Wednesday 10th April 2002 at 10.00pm.
- A new version, under the title Deirdre & Me - Forty Years on Coronation Street, was transmitted in 2012.