Coronation Road viewers have been surprised and amused, when Debbie Webster appeared to take purpose at Prime Minister Boris Johnson within the newest episode of the ITV cleaning soap.
The character feared for her life after being attacked by villain Ray Crosby, who came upon she was double-crossing him.
He repaid the favour by chucking her into The Bistro’s walk-in fridge, leaving her to probably freeze to dying.
Ray was hit over the top by Debbie’s brother Kevin, who raced to avoid wasting his sibling solely to be shut within the fridge too.
With the pair unable to get out and fearing nobody would discover them for a minimum of two days, Kevin was left questioning if they’d survive.
Debbie requested him in the event that they have been more likely to die earlier than deciding that this would not occur.
In doing so, she made a remark about folks hiding in fridges to keep away from journalists leaving viewers in hysterics.
This was clearly a swipe at Prime Minister Boris Johnson, after he was accused of hiding in a fridge on ITV’s Good Morning Britain in 2019.
He was meant to talk stay on the present to hosts Susanna Reid and Piers Morgan however didn’t present, with him stated to be in a constructing.
Piers made a remark that he was too busy hiding in a fridge to talk to him, with Debbie’s remark clearly referring to the second.
Her precise phrases have been: “It’s 2021, folks don’t die in fridges… they only disguise in them from journalists.”
The second did not go unnoticed on Twitter, with viewers reacting and sharing their amusement over the scene.
One fan tweeted: “I laughed SO arduous.”
One other commented: “Good little dig at Boris there, #Corrie!”
A 3rd added: “Gotta love Debbie Webster!”
Many others quoted the script line, earlier than confessing they cherished the second as one fan wrote: “Blistering line on #corrie.”
Coronation Road airs Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 7:30pm and eight:30pm on ITV.