TV star Anita was back in spotlight
Former EastEnders star Anita Dobson came to Wearside to award prizes in an art exhibition – and received a present herself.
Budding artist Emma Routledge presented her with a portrait of Anita playing Aladdin in Newcastle’s Theatre Royal pantomime.
Anita visited Sunderland Museum to open an exhibition of artwork and present prizes in this year’s Cadbury’s National Exhibition of Children’s Art. More than 50 young artists and poets packed the gallery.