Host of the children's television show Live & Kicking who became the first woman to host BBC's Radio 1 Breakfast Show.
Her first exposure to television came as studio audience member on a Saturday morning children's show.
Although best known for television, she broke new ground for women in radio as well.
She married musician Norman Cook, better known as Fatboy Slim.
She and Jamie Theakston were co-hosts on Live & Kicking.