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Actress Katherine Kelly named Yorkshire Woman of the Year

Former Coronation Street actress Katherine Kelly has been named Yorkshire Woman of the Year.

Kelly, who is best known for playing Becky McDonald in the ITV soap, was given the accolade at the 2013 Yorkshire Awards.

The award-winning actress was born in Barnsley and grew up in the town and in Wakefield.

She said returning to Yorkshire between jobs helped to keep her feet on the ground.

  • 21 Oct 2013