Wendy has suffered from, and survived, breast cancer in the past.
Wendy is 5'6" tall.
Wendy won the 2007 Lifetime Achievement Award at the British Soap Awards.
Wendy studied drama at the Italia Conti Academy.
Wendy attended Royal Masonic School for Girls, Rickmansworth.
Wendy was married to husband John for just 3 months before her death. She had been married 3 times previously.
She was awarded the M.B.E. (member of the order of the British Empire)by her Majesty Queen Elizabeth in the 2000 Birthday Honours List for her services to television drama.
(May 1962) Contributed a few lines on a number 1 hit single in the UK chart entitled.
Wendy: When Julia Smith, the first executive producer, first approached me to play the part of Pauline Fowler, I never would have thought that 22 years later I would still be playing her.
(On her decision to leave EastEnders.)