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'When she left Coronation Street she called me and there was some journalistic work. And things changed…' 'It's not my fault!' gasped Amanda. 'Don't blame me!' 'We'd been talking about the journalism and Amanda writing her autobiography and me maybe helping out,' Hilary continued. 'We were half way up Bow Street when I had a halfway up to Damascus experience.' So, in turn, Hilary quite literally knew everything about Amanda before they began dating. Next thing, they were married 'for the sake of the dog', Amanda teased.
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