I was born in Winshill in 1943 and lived there until I got married. I was employed as a manager of a retail establishment.
I was educated in local schools and Burton College.
Career outside politics
I am on the Rolleston on Dove special events committee. I take an active part in the transport day and gala day. I am on the Alms House Trust. I am also on the Rolleston Foundation Committee
Family / Where you Live
I married James Toon in 1961 and moved to Rolleston on Dove. We have two daughters who were both originally educated in the local schools and then went to University.