Welsh actress who became known for her role as Demelza in the television series Poldark.
She attended the University of Madrid and later worked as an English teacher.
She created a jewellery design company called Angharad and some of her creations were featured in the 2007 film Elizabeth: The Golden Age.
She was married to Sir David McAlpine from 2005 until her death in 2012. She had two children from a previous marriage.
She starred and toured in a production of Oscar Wilde's An Ideal Husband.