Peter Tonkinson wrote an episode of Coronation Street in January 1968, another in March 1977, and eight more between October 1983 and September 1986, one of them co-written with H.V. Kershaw, making 10 in total. His main contribution though was as a long term storyliner for the programme for thirteen years in sixteen separate stints:

His only other known credit was as a writer on the 1967 BBC comedy series Three of a Kind.

Episodes written by Peter TonkinsonEdit


1968 (1 episode)


1977 (1 episode)


1983 (1 episode)

1984 (2 episodes)

1985 (2 episodes)

1986 (3 episodes)

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