English actress of stage, film and television who made her on-screen debut in the 1956 film "Sailor Beware!". She was known for playing combative characters.
She worked as a secretary and started acting in amateur theatre.
She had also performed in various plays for BBC Radio.
She came from a family in Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, England.
She co-starred with Robert Morley in the 1963 film Ladies Who Do.