Fandom

Coronation Street Wiki

Patricia Routledge

20,044pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.

Katherine Patricia Routledge CBE was born in Birkenhead, Liverpool on 17th February 1929. Famous for her comic turn as Hyacinth Bucket in the BBC sit-com Keeping Up Appearances (co-starring Geoffrey Hughes) she also starred in the gentle detective drama Hetty Wainthropp Investigates about a crime-solving Northern pensioner.

Her extensive career includes roles on stage with many leading roles in West End productions. She won a Tony award for her role in the Broadway musical Darling of the Day.

Patricia Routledge appeared in films such as 'To Sir, With Love' but it's primarily for her television work that she is known. She is well known for performing monologues by Alan Bennett and Victoria Wood.

On the radio she has made several series of Ladies of Letters with Prunella Scales

In Coronation Street she played Sylvia Snape in several episodes in 1961.

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki