Liam Bairstow
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Corrie actor, Liam Bairstow, on performing at home in Bradford

The first actor with Downs syndrome to be cast in a British soap has said it is great to be performing in his home city.

Liam Bairstow, from Bradford, was cast in ITV's Coronation Street as Alex Warner in 2015.

He is currently appearing in Contained the latest production by the Bradford-based learning disability theatre company Mind the Gap.

  • 14 Apr 2016