Coronation Street star appears in wartime drama The Accrington Pals at Chesterfield’s Pomegranate Theatre

Former Coronation Street actor Steven Arnold is in Chesterfield this week to star in a wartime drama.

He takes on the role of a young man who volunteers as a soldier on the eve of the First World War.

Steven, who played Ashley Peacock in the TV soap, will be appearing in The Accrington Pals at the Pomegranate Theatre from November 13 to 15.

Performances are at 7.30pm with matinees on Friday at 1pm and Saturday at 3pm.