Our Patron Debra Stephenson is always very supportive of our work
Born and bred in Hull Debra Stephenson attended South Hunsley School and was taught drama by Honor Pallant between the ages of 5 and 16. She has since gone on to have a very successful career in television
Debra’s first appearance on television was at the age of 14 in BBC TV’s opportunity Knocks ( a precursor to the X Factor or Britain’s Got Talent) winning her way through to the All-Winners Final. A talented actress, comedienne and impressionist she has appeared in numerous shows, soap operas and dramatisations including Bad Girls as Shell Dickey, Coronations Street as Frankie Baldwin, Newzoids, Holby City, and Doctors. More recently Debra has returned to her work as an impressionist alongside Alexandra Armstrong as a host in the television game show ‘The Imitation Game’.