Coronation Street’s Catherine Tyldesley wants to adopt when she is ready for a second child

Get the best celeb exclusives and video house tours to your inbox every evening with our daily newsletter

Catherine Tyldesley says she would love to adopt when she eventually has a second child.

But the former Coronation Street star says she's too busy to even think about children right now.

Catherine and husband Tom Pitfield are proud parents to five-year-old Alfie.

Get exclusive celebrity stories and fabulous photoshoots straight to your inbox with OK!'s daily newsletter. You can sign up at the top of the page.

She was asked by fans on an Instagram Q&A whether her son could one day have a brother or a sister.

Previously she has said she would love four kids, but now it seems two is her target when the time is right.

The actress, 37, was asked: "Would you have any more children?"

  • Where EastEnders heartthrob Paul Nicholls is now following throat tumour and near-death fall

  • Coronation Street’s Jane Danson talks about her toughest storyline yet as Leanne loses son Oliver

Catherine replied to the question: "Sounds awful but I'm so busy at the moment.

"I'd like another at some point. I've always wanted two.

"Maybe adoption, so many children needing good homes."

Earlier this month Catherine suggested that she would be open to returning to Corrie in the future.

She said it is something to consider "if the opportunity came up".

The beauty was on the ITV show from 2011 to 2018 and says she is still watches the soap religiously.

Catherine played the troubled Eva Price for over seven years before her exit.

  • Michelle Keegan hits out after constantly being asked about having children while husband Mark isn't

  • Soap stars you didn't know are related in real life – from EastEnders to Emmerdale

Chatting to Steph McGovern on Channel 4's Steph's Packed Lunch, she says she would be open to a return in the future.

"I've been a fan since I was a little girl," Catherine told Steph.

Coronation Street homes

  • Alan Halsall shares peek at his gorg…
  • Sair Khan's home: Inside the Coronat…
  • Inside Coronation Street star Ellie …
  • Inside Coronation Street legend Sall…

"Of course, at some point – I'm really enjoying doing different projects and, touch wood, I'm really busy at the moment but Corrie is so close to my heart."

She then added: "If the opportunity came up in the future, absolutely."

Source: Read Full Article