She acted in Jerome Kern, Cole Porter, and Noel Coward's musical, "Cockie!," at the Vaudeville Theatre in London, England with Max Wall in the cast.
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"I took to drama such as School for Scandal and She Stoops to Conquer like a duck to water. I didn't really do Shakespeare. To be honest, by the time you've started from the top of a line and got to the bottom of the page, you've forgotten what the gag was." (Stage Newspaper, January 2005).
In 1949 she announced her engagement to actor Barry Wicks
, only to declare, nearly two years later, while in a summer show at Bexhill-on-Sea, that she was "too busy" for marriage. She never married and was survived by two brothers.
The "Lucille Ball" of the United Kingdom.