Moira Dingle

Moira is strong and feisty but always fair, with a huge heart and great compassion. She won’t take any nonsense from anyone, but has a great sense of fun and a vivacious nature.

A strong mother but with independent needs, she has rocked the emotional boat in the family. A loyal friend who is prepared to stand up for what is right makes her a popular, trustworthy member of the village.

Keywords to describe character: Impulsive, conscientious, hard-working, loyal, honest and fun. Lioness of the family.

Domestic Set: Butler's Farm

Work Set: Butler's Farm (modern farm that has diversified into supplying its own meat products).

Relationships in show: Adam (son), Cain (partner), Chas (friend), Diane (friend).

First appearance: July 2009

Awards / Nominations: John and Moira's car accident won Spectacular Scene of the Year at the 2012 British Soap Awards.

No of wives, children, car crashes, etc: 3 children, 1 miscarriage with Cain, car crash with John in 2012.

Likes: Has a history of taking her clothes off & enjoys singing karaoke.

Dislikes: Being given the run around.

And finally... Moira had a massive perm as a teenager, she looked like a back-combed poodle.