Her Coronation Street (1960) character Tina McIntyre is the 2nd character on any British soap opera (the 1st being Sammy Winward's character Katie Sugden on Emmerdale (1972)) to act as a surrogate mother.
Was engaged to singer Max George, having been in a relationship with him since December 2010, after he proposed to her with a £10,000 diamond ring and a Chihuahua the week prior to her 24th birthday (June 2011-July 2012).
Is a quarter Spanish from her maternal grandmother.
Announced her engagement to Mark Wright, having been in a relationship with him since December 2012, after he proposed to her with a 5-carat diamond ring on a beach in Dubai (9 September 2013).
Younger brother Andrew Michael, born 1989.