Born and raised on a dairy farm in Derbyshire, Joan has a magnificent can-do approach to life.
Genres: You name it, She’ll tackle it. Dialects: BBC trained so happy to research and provide.
Joan has played a wide variety of character roles on stage in theatres in the UK and in touring productions all over the world.
On -screen credits include appearances in City Central, Grange Hill and Coronation Street, as well as presentation work for The Open University and BBC Enterprises’ Help Yourself History.
Joan has an excellent ear for accents and vocal characterisation.
You can hear her regularly as the monthly narrator of the BBC History magazine and as the weekly gossip provider narrating Hello! for RNIB newsagent service.