1927 - 2022
In 2005, she won Best Actress at the Inside Soap Awards, and in the same year, also received the Lifetime Achievement award at the British Soap Awards. In 2009, she was nominated for the BAFTA TV Award for Best Actress, but lost out to Anna Maxwell Martin. She is only the second performer to receive a BAFTA nomination for their work in a soap opera (the first was Jean Alexander). She was awarded the Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in the 2008 Birthday Honours for services to Drama and Charity.
1991/92 - Cinderella - Fairfield Halls Croydon
1992/93 - Cinderella - Bournemouth Pavilion
1993/94 - Dick Whittington - Theatre Royal Bath
1994/95 - Sleeping Beauty - Crewe Lyceum
1995/96 - Sleeping Beauty - Poole Arts Centre
1999/00 - Peter Pan - Broadway Theatre Catford