Host of the children's television show Live & Kicking who became the first woman to host BBC's Radio 1 Breakfast Show.
Her first exposure to television came as studio audience member on a Saturday morning children's show.
Although best known for television, she broke new ground for women in radio as well.
She married musician Norman Cook , better known as Fatboy Slim.
She and Jamie Theakston were co-hosts on Live & Kicking.