Loose Women Cast: Things You Didn't Know About The Ladies

By Lucy Cooper

13th July 2020

Loose Women Cast: Things You Didn’t Know About The Ladies

Loose Women cast are the ladies who keep us entertained at lunchtimes, chatting about everything taboo from cheating and surgery, to politics.

The show has been on and off (but mainly on) our TVs since 1999, and has seen many a guest and host come and go.

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Here’s everything you need to know about the current Loose Ladies…

Ruth Langsford

Ruth Langsford age turned the big 60 this year and has been an OG on the show since joining all the way back in 1999.

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She regularly occupies the anchor seat on the show- which is shared by Andrea McLean and Christine Lampard- leading the conversations and asking the questions.

Andrea McLean

Another of the show’s anchors, Andrea McLean has appeared in an impressive 1240 shows!

Scottish journalist Andrea holds the record for the most episodes that any Loose Woman has appeared in!

 

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Saira Khan

Derbyshire-born Siara Kahn has been a face on the show since 2015, after she first came to our attention back in 2005 on The Apprentice- where she finished runner-up!

 

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Loose Women Cast: Jane Moore

Jane is another Loose Woman who has a background in journalism, with most of her career being spent as a columnist at The Sun.

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She has three children, and one step-child, with PR mogul millionaire and former Vice-President of Sony Music, Guy Farrow.

Fun fact- Elton John was actually best man at her wedding!

Coleen Nolan

Coleen was arguably one of the most famous Loose Women before joining the show. She made her name alongside her sisters, in girl group The Nolans.

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She’s one of the longest standing faces on the panel, serving for an impressive 11 years, and has shared everything from divorces to family tragedies over the years.

Carol McGiffin

Carol started her presenting career co-hosting with Chris Evans, who she eventually went on to marry in 1991.

She has since divorced Evans and is happier than ever with her toy boy, Mark Cassidy, who is 20 years her junior. Go on Carol!

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Nadia Sawalha

Nadia actually started her career in theatre, and appeared in Eastenders as Annie Palmer, from 1997-1999.

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She’s also written books and won Celebrity Masterchef- a show that one of her co-hosts is currently on!

Loose Women Cast: Stacey Solomon

Stacey Solomon age is the youngest of the Loose Women family; 30-year-old Stacey made a name for herself as an X-Factor finalist back in 2009.

Since taking a step back from her music career she became a Loose Woman and the Queen of the Jungle.

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🀍 Never let the world change your smile. Instead use your smile to change the world 🀍 I just wanted to say thank you. Thank you to each and every one of you for always being so bloody lovely. So kind and supportive. For sending messages that build people up and make them feel like they have THE best group of friends EVER. You are angels and you have no idea what difference you make to someone who sometimes need to hear your kind words. There will always be someone out there trying to bring you down. Don’t give them the power to take your smile away. The only keeper of your happiness is you. So keep it far away from harm 🀍 you deserve to be happy 🀍

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Denise Welch

Since joining the panel in 2005, Denise been open about her struggle with Post-Natal Depression, and more recently- alcoholism.

She’s one of the most down-to-earth and outspoken of the ladies, and we love her for it!

Welch has just released a self-help book detailing her struggle with depression, giving advice on how she’s learned to deal with the illness.

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Kaye Adams

Kaye is known for being another of the show’s anchors, but has taken more of a backseat from the show in recent years.

Scottish journalist Kaye had her first big gig when she secured an interview with then Prime Minister, Margaret Thatcher.

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She is known to be especially close with co-host Nadia Sawalha, who actually have their own cookbook together- Nadia and Kaye: Disaster Chef.

Brenda Edwards

Mum-of-two, Brenda, is one of the newer additions to the show- making her first appearance last year!

Edwards actually finished fourth place in the second series of The X Factor, back in 2005!

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Linda Robson

Essex-born Linda is one of the most-loved of the Loose Women presenters.

The Birds Of A Feather, has opened up about her personal battles on the panel, including her struggles with OCD and anxiety.

 

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She’s been happily married to her husband Mark for 30 years now, after meeting in a rather different way:

“I used to babysit for Mark – he was a couple of years younger than me… I was 16 and he was 13 and a half, and he was a bit of a pain, to be honest. And we lived in the street next to each other.”

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