Debbie is an actress, an author, an altruist, a writer and a voice artist and has enjoyed a successful career in television and theatre. She is the only actress in the UK who has appeared in every major TV soap in the last 30 years as a regular character.

She’s appeared in everything from ‘Holby City’ to ‘Miss Marple’ – ‘Minder’ (both the series and the movie) to ‘Birds of a Feather’,.  Debbie has starred in the West End opposite Omar Sharif in ‘The Sleeping Prince’ which she received many awards and accolades.

Most recently Debbie has been playing mum to Lee Ridley in the new Radio 4 series ‘Ability’.

Debbie is currently Ambassador of the National Bullying Helpline, The Retired Police Railway Dogs and Buses4homeless regularly contributing to both BBC and ITV news and current affairs items, including several appearances on ITV’s This Morning and the Alex Salmond Show. As well as a distinguished TV, stage and voice over career Debbie is also the producer of Soap at Sea for Saga Cruises.