Una Stubbs was just 16 when she came to London.
She trained as a dancer. Her early work included Cool for Cats on TV and made a major breakthrough with the Cliff Richard film Summer Holiday in 1963.
Una Stubbs is best-known for playing Rita Garnett in the controversial Till Death Us Do Part.
She also played Aunt Sally in Worzel Gummidge.
Another popular appearance for Una Stubbs was captaining the ladies team in ITV's game show Give Us a Clue, before Liza Goddard took over.
In 2006 Una Stubbs joined EastEnders as Aunty Caroline.
In 2008 Una Stubbs appeared in a stage version of La Cage Aux Folles and in Pygmalion at the Old Vic.
In 2009 she joined the cast of Ingenious.