Born to a railwayman and school dinner lady in London, Caroline Aherne rose from her humble upbringing to become one of the UK's brightest and most-loved comedy actresses.
Caroline Aherne, a wonderful talent RIP Caroline
Caroline Aherne with fellow stars of The Royle Family, Liz Smith and Sue Johnston after they won the Comedy Award at the South Bank Awards.
The Royle Family star, who died this weekend aged 52 after a long battle with cancer, “changed the landscape” of TV with the show, a pal said
RIP Caroline Aherne died July 2016 - The talented writer, actress and comedian who created Mrs Merton and The Royle Family and was an astute observer of modern life.