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'Maureen' in "Mum" (with Karl Johnson) - BBC2 2017. Director, Stefan Golaszewski

Theatre Work

  • 2022-3, Muriel, BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL, UK Tour, Dir. Lucy Bailey.
  • 2022, Doris, TAPESTRY, MK Gallery, Dir. Yasmeen Arden.
  • 2019, Lady, PIGEONS, Penelope Rawlins Productions, Dir. Dugald Bruce-Lockhart
  • 2019, Doris, TAKING THE STAGE - TAPESTRY, The Play's the Thing Theatre Company, Dir. Yasmeen Arden.
  • 2019, Flora, BENEATH THE BLUE RINSE, Park Theatre/ Kepow! Theatre and Veritas Theatre, Dir. Glen Walford.
  • 2018, "Returning to Haifa", Finborough, by Ghassan Kanafani adapted for the stage by Ismail Khalidi & Naomi Wallace, Dir. Caitlin McLoud.
  • 2018, Doris, A CREAM CRACKER UNDER THE SETTEE (Alan Bennett), Leeds, Dir. Amy Leach.
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  • 2016, Mrs Simpson, KENNY MORGAN by Mike Poulton, Dir. Lucy Bailey, Arcola.
  • 2015, Mrs Wilberforce, THE LADYKILLERS, Dir. Lee Lyford, Watermill, Newbury.
  • 2015, Norma, ANIMALS, by Emma Adams, Dir. Lisa Cagnacci, Theatre 503.
  • 2014, Mam, ENJOY, Leeds, Dir. James Brining.
  • 2014, Rebecca Nurse, THE CRUCIBLE, Leeds, James Brining.
  • 2013, Mrs Purdy, The Daughter-in-Law, Sheffield Crucible, Dir. Paul Miller.
  • 2012, First witch, Macbeth, Sheffield Crucible, Daniel Evans
  • 2012, Marina, Uncle Vanya, The Print Room, Lucy Bailey
  • 2010, Nancy, We'll Always Have Paris, Mill at Sonning, Joanna Read.
  • 2009, Miss Shepherd, Lady In The Van, Salisbury, Sarah Punshon.
  • 2009, Marjorie, Just Between Ourselves, Northampton. Mark Rosenblatt.
  • 2007, Botilda, The Enchantment, National Theatre, Dir. Paul Miller.
  • 2007, Marina, Uncle Vanya (David Mamet version), Wilton's, Dir. Hugh Fraser.
  • 2006, Doris, A Cream Cracker Under the Settee, Harrogate, Hannah Chiswick.
  • 2002, Lydia, A Prayer For Owen Meany, Royal National Theatre, Mick Gordon.
  • 2001, Edie, Kiss Me Like You Mean It, Soho Theatre, Abigail Morris.

Other Theatre

  • 1999, Susan (monologue), Gielgud, West End, Christine Harmar-Brown.
  • 1998, Kate Keller, All My Sons, Bristol Old Vic Theatre, Andy Hay.
  • 1997, Shaughnessy, A Time & A Season, Plymouth Theatre Royal, Wyn Jones.
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  • 1996, Marjorie, Just Between Ourselves, Scarborough, Robin Herford.
  • 1995, Irene, A Lady of Letters, Scarborough, Malcolm Hebden.
  • 1994, Esme, The Madness of Esme & Shaz, Royal Court, Jessica Dromgoole.
  • 1993, Dulcie, Dearly Beloved, Hampstead Theatre, Mike Alfreds.
  • 1993, Aunt Jule, Hedda Gabler, Manchester Royal Exchange, Joseph Blatchley.
  • 1993, Barbara, Foreign Lands, Finborough, Jessica Dromgoole.

Television Work

  • 2022, Maud, DOCTORS, BBC, Dir. Debbie Howard
  • 2020, Bo Quickly, SHAKESPEARE & HATHAWAY, BBC, Dir. Jennie Paddon
  • 2019, Josie O'Grady, HOLBY CITY (Ep 45), BBC, Dir. Tracey Rooney
  • 2019, Dot, IN THE LONG RUN, ITLR Productions, Dir. Sandy Johnson
  • 2018, MUM (series 3). Big Talk Prods. Writer/Dir. Stefan Golaszewski
  • 2017, Maureen, MUM (series 2), Writer/Dir. Stefan Golaszewski
  • 2017, Leonora, DOCTORS, BBC, Dir. Sophie Lifschutz
  • 2017, Mary Donnelly, DOC MARTIN, Dir. Stuart Orme
  • 2015, Maureen, MUM, (BBC2) by Stefan Golaszewski. Dir. Richard Laxton
  • 2015, Dilys, Doctors, (BBC Birmingham). Dir. Tracey Larcombe
  • 2015, Elsie, Cuffs, (Tiger Aspect). Dir. Bill Eagles
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  • 2014, Maja Hahne, Wallander, by Peter Harness, Dir. Benjamin Caron
  • 2012, Vivienne Marchant, Hustle 8, BBC, Alrick Riley
  • 2009, Being Human, BBC, Chris Martin
  • 2009, Survivors, BBC, David Evans
  • 2007, Dawn French's "Mum", Vicar Of Dibley, BBC Television
  • 2005, Nurse, Kindness Of Strangers, Granada Television, Tony Smith
  • 2005, Mary Slater, Doctors, BBC Television, Michael Buffong
  • 2003, Rosemary, Life Begins, Granada Television, Catherine Morshead
  • 2003, Mrs Baden, Inspector Lynley Mysteries, BBC, Sebastian Graham Jones
  • 2005, Tracey Vernon, Sensitive Skin, Baby Cow, Hugo Blick
  • 2003, Mrs Clegg, Ready When You Are Mr McGill, Working Title, Paul Seed
  • 2003, May, Holby City, BBC Television, Audrey Cooke
  • 2003, Mrs Harrison, Foyle's War, Bentley Productions, Giles Foster
  • 2001, Betty Lane, Sirens, SMG, Nick Laughland
  • 2000, Mrs Barker, Bad Girls, Shed Productions, Lawrence Moodey
  • 2000, Eleanor Watson, Casualty, BBC Television, Albert Barber
  • 1999, Rosie Pritchard, Peak Practice, Rob Evans
  • 1999, Jinny, The Secret, Carlton Television, Alan Grint
  • 1999, Mrs Bundy, Midsomer Murders (Semi-Regular)Dir. - Various.
  • 1998, Mrs Helms, The Dark Room, BBC Television, Graham Theakston
  • 1998, Mrs Beake, Hunting Venus, Yorkshire TV, Martin Clunes
  • 1998, Mrs Webster, Goodnight Mister Tom, Carlton, Jack Gold
  • 1998, Dr Dierdre Smith, Trial & Retribution,La Plante Prods,Aisling Walsh
  • 1995, Mrs Hill, Pride and Prejudice, BBC, Simon Langton

EARLY T.V. WORK includes -

Tyne Tees Television: Andy Robson (2 Series); The Wedding; Catherine Cookson's "The Secret" etc. Granada Television: Mrs "Mummy" Taylor in Coronation Street. And many other plays & series. BBC - The Bill, Holby City, Casualty, etc. And in 1971, Christine in "Kiss of Death" (early Mike Leigh)

Film Work

  • 2022, Lucille, ALLELUJAH, Allelujah Ltd, Directed by Richard Eyre
  • 2014, Sink, Independent Film Written & Directed by Mark Gillis
  • 2009, Grandmother Samuels, Me and Orson Wells, Richard Linklater
  • 2005, Nurse, Venus, Venus Productions, Roger Michell
  • 1998, Mrs Webster, Goodnight Mr Tom. Carlton T.V. Dir. Jack Gold
  • 1997, Doris, Tom's Midnight Garden, Jadeinn, Willard Carol

Radio & audio work

  • Many Radio Plays & Series - Stories, Poetry Readings etc. over 50 years, Including 100 Episodes of "King St. Junior" - Radio 4
  • Comedy shows with Ken Dodd, Les Dawson etc., for Radio 2
  • "Inspiring Alice" etc. for Radio 3
  • I also compiled and presented many Poetry Epilogues for Tyne Tees Television.
  • Dozens of Audio books including 27 by Best Selling Author, Ruth Hamilton.
  • Voiceovers - including a documentary about Joan Littlewood.
  • Medical Journals etc.

"Daughters of Britannia" (R.P.) Katie Hickman


"That Liverpool Girl" (Liverpool) Ruth Hamilton


"Liza's England" (North East) Pat Barker


"The Daughter in Law" (Nottinghamshire) D.H. Lawrence


"Where will you sleep tonight" - poem by David Marshall