WEEKEND, 20 May 1989
Birthday: July 20, 1946 [sic; actually it is 1943].
Schools: Boarding school; Italia Conti Stage School.
Marital status: Twice divorced. Now engaged to carpet-fitter Paul Glorney.
Present home: Baker Street, London.
Weight: 10½ stone [147 lbs; 66.8 kg].
Previous jobs: Worked in shops and stores including the fashion department at Fortnum & Mason.
First professional role: As a shop assistant in TV's The Newcomers.
Favourite clothes: "No frills, down to earth. If it looks good and feels good, I'll buy it regardless of the label."
Favourite food: "Indian. Paul and I pop down to our local curry house every Monday."
Favourite drink: Wine.
Favourite color: Red.
Happiest experience: "Getting the keys for the very first time to my very own house."
Saddest experience: Finding the body of her father who had committed suicide when she was 11.
Hobbies: Collecting frogs. "Not real ones but made from china, glass, cloth -- anything." And collecting salt and pepper sets. She loves tapestry work.
Enjoys: "My little patio which is full of plants."
Lucky break: "Getting the role of Pauline Fowler. You can't play dolly birds forever!"
Ambition: "I've always wanted to play Annie Oakley in Annie Get Your Gun."