Kate Ford has wowed her fans after transforming her look with a new hair do.
She looked stunning in the snap with new freshly-dyed locks worn down and flowing around her shoulders as she smiled for the camera.
Kate, 44, donned a classic trench coat with black buttons down the front, and sported a blue and white striped shirt underneath.
In the photo she wore a coat of black eyeliner and coral-coloured lipstick.
Kate had a huge grin on her face as she showed off her new do in the snap she shared with her 105,000 followers.
“Blonder!! X,” she captioned the photo.
Her followers rushed to compliment Kate on her new look, with one commenting: “You look beautiful Kate.”
“Me and my wife think it really suits you, you look great,” another posted.
A third said: “Oh my word!!! Look at those locks!!! Beautiful glow, healthy hair! Keep up being kind to yourself! Stunning!”
“Absolutely adore you. Looking gorgeous xx,” another wrote.
“Suits you looking gorgeous,” another agreed, adding a red love heart emoji.
Kate has played Tracy Barlow in Coronation Street since 2002.
The character, who is the daughter of the late Deidre Barlow, has been in Corrie since 1977, when she was born on-screen.
Tracy was previously played by Christabel Finch from 1977 until 1983 and Holly Chamarette played the role from 1985 to 1988.
Dawn Acton took on the role later that year and stayed on the soap until 1995, before returning in 1996 until leaving again in 1997.
She briefly reprised the role once again in 1999 before Kate took over in 2002 and has played Tracy ever since.
Kate’s other roles have included a brief cameo in an EastEnders spin-off show about Ricky Butcher and Bianca Jackson.
She also appeared in The Beatles song Free as a Bird, which was released in 1995.
He work as Tracy saw her awarded a British Soap Award for “Best Bitch” in both 2004 and 2005.
She also won the award for Best Actress and another for Best Storyline in 2007.
Her first stint on the soap was from 2002 until 2007, and she has been on Corrie regularly since she rejoined the cast in 2010.