She played the part of Sheila Give on the Uk soap opera Brookside. She also performed Elegance in Waking the Deceased. She went to the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Artwork in London. She released an autobiography known as Issues I Couldn’t Inform My Mom. She got a son called Joel during her relationship to David Pammenter, which finished in 1980. She made an appearance in Coronation Road with Michelle Collins.