Model turned actress who became known to television audiences as Carrie Nicholls on the British soap opera Emmerdale.
She began her entertainment career as a topless Page Three girl in 1976.
She gained reality fame with a sixth place finish on the 2008 season of Britain's Dancing on Ice.
She has two children, Jack and Lucy, with her actor husband, Samuel Kane.
She acted alongside Christopher Lee in the 1988 Brazilian drama Olympus Force: The Key.