Denise Welch is an actress, television presenter, broadcaster and best-selling author. Her vibrant personality and roles on Coronation Street, Waterloo Road and Hollyoaks have made her a well-known figure in the entertainment industry. In addition to her acting career, Denise regularly features on ITV’s popular chat show Loose Women.
Denise became a Charity Champion after her own son Louis had two life-saving operations for Hirschsprung disease at Alder Hey. As a Charity Champion Denise lent her voice to our first television campaign in 2020, helping us inspire people across the country to create brighter healthier futures for our brave young patients, with the money that was raised.