This programme lasted for nine seasons and was popular in the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia and the United States, where it is still broadcast weekly on Public Broadcasting Service. The show"s continuing success was evidenced in early 2010, as she and Jenny Funnell (Sandy in As Time Goes By) were flown into New York to appear in W National Educational Television"s and various other Public Broadcasting Service stations" pledge drives. She is the daughter of Victor Brooker and Ethel Bassett. She has an older sister, Janis.
Brooker married actor Anthony Milner in 1985 and has two children.
Milner died in July 2015.