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Last Updated: Tuesday, 1 February, 2005, 16:26 GMT
More kisses for 'soft lips' Blair
Tony Blair and Brenda Healey
Mrs Healey plants a smacker on Mr Blair
Tony Blair got lucky again on Tuesday as a second female admirer planted a kiss on him as he visited the set of Coronation Street.

Brenda Healey, 65, from Ramsbottom, in Manchester, said she could not fight the urge to kiss Mr Blair as he shook hands with community workers.

She said: "I was just going to put my arms around him and then he came a bit closer and it seemed right.

"It was just enthusiasm. I'm normally quite shy really."

Puckering up

Asked how she rated the kiss she replied: "It was lovely."

Jean Peterson grabs the PM...

Mr Blair also seized his chance to pucker up, planting a smacker on actress Liz Dawn, who plays Vera Duckworth in the ITV1 soap.

Mr Blair met other cast members, including Bruce Jones and John Savident, who play Les Battersby and Fred Elliott, and chatted with some of the region's "community heroes" before posing for photographs outside the Rovers Return.

On Monday, Mr Blair was left looking embarrassed when 42-year-old Jean Peterson put her arms around him and kissed him on the lips, as he visited community workers in Wythenshawe, Manchester.

As Mr Blair moved on, an admiring Miss Peterson said: "He's got lips like a baby, they're very soft."

Liz Dawn and Tony Blair
Now it's Mr Blair's turn

Mother-of-three Miss Peterson said: "The crowd were making a lot of noise and I just wanted to kiss him.

"I don't know why I did it. It was just a friendly gesture, I suppose.

"But he puckered his lips and I got to kiss him and everyone started cheering. I think he was a bit surprised but I'm sure he understands."


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