Key interests and
Caroline suffered from
breast cancer in 2007 and has become a ‘buddy’ for
cancer sufferers. She continues to fund raise and undertake
voluntary work for cancer charities and actively supports a number
of animal welfare charities.
Caroline was born in
south Wales, the daughter of a former Serviceman and granddaughter
of a miner. She was educated locally, attending college and
university in the region.
Caroline was a
qualified teacher but left teaching to work in local government,
before entering the Prison Service where she managed her own
department. Upon leaving the Prison Service, Caroline set up two
small businesses and is a local employer.
Caroline stood for UKIP
in the European Election in 2014 and the General Election in 2015
before becoming the lead candidate for the party in the South Wales
West Assembly region.
In September 2018,
Caroline left UKIP and became an Independent Assembly