Simon Gregson of Coronation Street donates his classic car and motorcycle to NHS heroes

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Simon Gregson of CORONATION Street gives his classic car and motorcycle to the heroes of the NHS in a touching gesture.

The actor – who plays Steve McDonald in the ITV soap opera – went on Twitter Friday to share his plans with his followers.

 Simon Gregson of Coronation Street donates classic car and motorcycle to NHS heroes in touching gesture4
Simon Gregson of Coronation Street donates classic car and motorcycle to NHS heroes in touching gestureCredit: Eamonn and James Clarke
 The actor, 45, is a great car enthusiast4
The actor, 45, is a great car enthusiastCredit: Rex Features

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He wrote: “Dear NHS workers, I have two classic projects (car and bicycle) if you drive or drive and put old machines on it.

“Just a little thank you. They need work! But all of us. No delivery for obvious reasons oh and thank you. “

The 45-year-old was bombarded with messages from his fans who praised him for his thoughtfulness.

One of them wrote: “Oh what a nice gesture Simon … I work for the NHS but not on the front line – I hope you and your whole family are well xx. “

Another added, “Nice thing to do. Close-up of NHS frontline workers. #NHSThankYou #NHSheroes. “

Simon went on to provide more details on the two vehicles, writing: “This is a 1968 1300 four-wheel drive triumph that needs a work buddy, but it’s free and I have to say than the most comfortable car I have ever sat on VAT and duty free. “

He added: “The other is a 1955 owner 1, Francis Barnet kestrel 30c still needs work. I would like these to go to the front line people who deserve a gift for their tireless efforts. “

Simon’s move comes just days after he revealed he had contracted the coronavirus.

He told fans on Thursday: ” 1st day out of bed today starts to feel a little better after getting the virus.

“My main symptom was gastric and is still terribly horrible but fortunate not to have a respiratory tract. Stay safe everyone x. “

ITV made the decision to stop filming Coronation Street and Emmerdale amid the coronavirus pandemic last month.

 The 45-year-old actor recently revealed that he has a coronavirus

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The 45-year-old actor recently revealed that he has a coronavirusCredit: Rex Features

Simon Gregson of Coronation Street and his wife Emma visit the hospital that saved his life last year



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