English actress and stand-up performer who is best known for her role in the BBC Two show Grumpy Old Women. She is also the long time presenter of the show Loose Women.
She was a punk poem performer after working as a model at Camberwell Arts College for two years.
She has authored five books, including the 2012 work Life, Death and Vanilla Slices.
She has a daughter named Phoebe with her longtime partner Geoff Powell.
She was featured on I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out Here!, which is hosted by comedian Declan Donnelly .