Derbyshire's Jack Reynolds rubs shoulders with TV celebs at British Soap Awards

107-year-old record-breaker Jack Reynolds rubbed shoulders with TV favourites at the British Soap Awards.

Tuesday, 4th June 2019, 1:17 pm

Great-great grandfather Jack, of Hollingwood, who filmed a scene for Channel 4 soap Hollyoaks earlier this year, attended the event in Salford on Saturday.

Jack went to the event with his son-in-law and daughter Jayne Goodwin. She said: "It was an unbelievable night. We were completely overwhelmed."
Live on the show, host Phillip Schofield said Jack was the oldest person to be on a soap and the oldest person to attend the awards.

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Jayne, Jack and Helen Worth, who plays Gail Platt in Coronation Street.
Sue Nicholls, who plays Audrey Roberts in Coronation Street, with Jack and Jayne.
Sue Nicholls, who plays Audrey Roberts in Coronation Street, gives Jack a kiss.
Jack with Coronation Street stars.
Jack with Mark Charnock, who plays Marlon Dingle in Emmerdale.
Chris Chittell, who plays Eric Pollard in Emmerdale, with Jack.
Kara-Leah Fernandes, who plays Bailey Baker in Eastenders and won the Best Young Actor award, gives Jack a hug.
Jack and Gillian Taylforth, who plays Kathy Beale on Eastenders.
Danny Dyer, who plays Mick Carter in Eastenders, with Jack.
Shayne Ward, who played Aidan Connor in Coronation Street, with Jack.
Jayne with Jack and ITV Good Morning Britain reporter Katy Rickitt.
Jayne and Jack thanked everyone for making the night so wonderful.