On the afternoon of the day that Martyn died, he sent a tweet to Eileen Derbyshire's son, Oliver Holt.
Oliver is the Chief Sports Writer with the Daily Mail.
Hank introduced himself by pushing back his sunglasses and announcing that people thought he looked like Don Johnson. Hank occupied over four minutes of the five allowed talking about himself and when Eileen got up to leave, he happily followed, thinking he had pulled.
She loudly told him that even on her most desperate days she wouldn’t go near him with a “flaming bargepole” and told him to take his dress sense and chat-up lines back to the 1980s where he “clearly belonged”.
Unromantic fans complained on Twitter about the tipsy smooch which aired tonight.But fans might be shocked to learn that it's between Eileen Grimshaw and her con-artist boyfriend Pat Phelan, who have recently been dealing with relationship woes.As events took a turn for the worse between the pair in recent weeks, Eileen was seen slapping Pat and kicking him out when she learnt he had lost Jason's money in his latest scam.If you want more soap updates for Coronation Street click here now!Hank was an over-tanned egotist who was one of Eileen Grimshaw’s prospective partners who she met on a speed-dating night at Nick's Bistro that she was pushed into attending by sister Julie Carp.