Country of origin: United Kingdom
Height: 5' 8"
Born in Leeds of a West Indian father and a white mother. At the age of three, Angela was put up for adoption and moved to a Banardo's home in the north east.
The Bruce family from Craghead near Stanley, following a visit made by their daughter, a nurse, to a Barnardo's home, offered Angela a weekend with them. She stayed for over 16 years.
Angela attended Craghead Infant school, then Gateshead High School where she won a scholarship to Eastcliffe Grammar School in