Margot Bryant (Minnie Caldwell from Coronation Street) She always seemed such a kind old lady. Margot Bryant (Minnie Caldwell from Coronation Street) She always seemed such a…Minnie Caldwell (née Carlton) was a Coronation Street resident from 1962 to A widow by the. Coronation StreetThe 1960sOld Ladies4 MonthsNice Girl15 YearsSnugClassic HollywoodSirens You may also like... Eric Sykes and Hattie Jacques play brother and sister living together - can't remember the name Ray Langton - onthe show from 1976 to 1990. Ray Alan with his famous doll Lord Charles - I remember this but I didn't like that puppet! The Saint Hilda and Stan Ogden of Coronation Street - back when it was good! (article on Ado's blog) Lenny the Lion Mr Quelch and Bunter Richard Attenborough Bewitched - Elizabeth Montgomery - Dick York - Agnes Moorehead Kathleen Bryant (Minnie Caldwell) and Violet Carson (Ena Sharples) characters from Coronation Street. (CREDIT: ITV/REX/Shutterstock) TV’s Longest Serving Soap Stars: Eileen Derbyshire Played: Emily Bishop (1960 - Present, 'Coronation Street') Emily is the longest-standing female character in 'Corrie', and though she's taken a handful of breaks from the soap, actress Eileen has always returned to t'cobbles.