Maria Gough played five roles on Coronation Street:
- A Policewoman in December 1988
- Youth Offender Officer Anna Barnes assigned to Aidan Critchley in January 2003
- The Magistrate presiding over Angela Harris's murder hearing in April 2005
- Eric Talford's wife in December of the same year
- A Solicitor who represented Weatherfield Council in September 2010.
She has also appeared in Emmerdale and Silent Witness.