Actress and TV presenter Annabel Giles passed away on Monday, November 21, 2023, at the age of 64. She had been battling a brain tumour since July 2023.
Giles's children, Molly and Tedd, confirmed her passing in a statement shared on her Instagram account. They described their mother as "one of a kind, an enigma to those privileged to share her life" and praised her "remarkable resilience and strength" during her illness.
Giles was best known for her roles in children's television shows like 'Razzmatazz' and 'The Treacle Tree,' as well as her stint as a resident agony aunt on BBC Wales's Eleri Sion radio show. She also appeared in the 1993 film 'Riders' and was the face of Max Factor cosmetics for many years.
In addition to her work on television and radio, Giles was also a stage actress and appeared in several theatre productions. She was also a passionate advocate for brain tumour awareness, raising money for research and support charities.
Giles's death has been met with an outpouring of tributes from friends, colleagues, and fans. Many have praised her for her warmth, humor, and talent.
Giles is survived by her two children, Molly and Tedd. She will be deeply missed by all who knew her.