Ex-fiancée of former Dream Team (1997) co-star Jim Alexander.
At the age of 18 she moved to Newquay in Cornwall and worked at Fat Willys Surf Shack.
Returned to work 6 months after giving birth to her daughter Daisy Mae in order to resume filming Coronation Street (1960).
Was 7 months pregnant with her daughter Daisy Mae when she went on maternity leave from filming Coronation Street (1960).
Gave birth to her daughter Daisy Mae Huckett, with boyfriend Adam Huckett, in a Manchester hospital, weighing in at 6lbs 7oz (11 February 2009).