She acted in Dodie Smith's play, "Dear Octopus," at the Piccadilly Theatre in London, England in 1967 and at the Strand Theatre in London, England in 1968 with Cicely Courtneidge, Richard Todd, Joyce Carey, and Jack Hulbert in the cast. Frith Banbury was director.
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5' 6½" (1.69 m)
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I wanted to go on stage, and had a scholarship to a school which closed down, then to another one which was bombed.
The daughter of the composer Herbert Howells (1892-1983), her father contracted Graves Disease before she was born in 1915, a potentially fatal illness. He was the first in his country to receive radium treatment and survived almost 70 years.
Her plummy, gravelly voice.