Best known for her starring role on the sitcom Robin's Nest, a spin-off of Man About the House, as Vicky Nicholls. She also has been on Casualty, Doctors, and Return of the Saint.
She was only twelve when she landed her first gig and had early TV appearances on shows such as Public Eye, Doctor at Large, and Z-Cars.
She played Samantha Cockerill on Family Affairs and was one of the original cast members for that soap opera.
She was married to Tony Blackburn which helped her make a name for herself. She later married Bill Harkness.
She had a role in the fifth series of Peep Show, which starred David Mitchell.