She is a frequent traveller and has published travel articles.
She is qualified as a reflexologist and remedial masseuse and also as a Transpersonal counsellor.
Lynsey is a director of two production companies, called Creative Eye and Big Feat Productions.
As a teenager, Lynsey received a Plays and Players Award (Most Promising Newcomer).
Apart from her work on stage and screen, Lynsey also does voice work for BBC Radio drama.
Lynsey has played in several Royal Shakespeare Company stage productions.
Lynsey speaks French well and also some Spanish.
Lynsey began as a child actress. Her first work on screen was playing the title role in a TV drama called The Little Match Girl (1974).
She is a graduate of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts, London (RADA).
Lynsey won the Best Actress award at the Monte Carlo Film and Television Festival 1991 for her role as Elizabeth in the movie Starlings (1988).