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Denise Robertson MBE (born Margaret Denise Broderick in June 1934, in Sunderland, England) is a British writer and television broadcaster. She made her television debut as the presenter of the Junior Advice Line segment of the BBC's Breakfast Time programme in 1985, though is perhaps best known as the resident agony aunt on the ITV show This Morning since its first ever broadcast on 3 October 1988.
Robertson briefly hosted her own television series Dear Denise in 2000. She also featured as a love and relationships pundit on Dave Gorman's Important Astrology Experiment in 2002. She has an advice website called DearDenise.com and has written a monthly column for national magazine, Candis.
Robertson was appointed a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) on 17 June 2006. She is a keen supporter of Sunderland A.F.C. and has worked with the University of Sunderland, appearing as guest speaker at graduation ceremonies. She is twice widowed and married her third husband, Bryan Thubron, in July 1997 with whom currently lives in East Boldon, Tyne and Wear. She has a son Mark and four stepsons.
|1988-present||This Morning||Granada Television/ITV Studios||agony aunt|
|2011, 2012||Loose Women||ITV Studios||Guest||episode 15.133, 16.097|
|2005||The Paul O'Grady Show||Granada Television for ITV||interviewee||episode 2.48|
|2004||The Impressionable Jon Culshaw||ITV||guest appearance||episode 1.6|
|2003||My Favourite Hymns||Granada Television||subject||episode 2/11/2003 and episode 16/11/2003|
|2003||Little Friends||Planet 24 for Channel 4||guest appearance|
|2003||The Weakest Link||BBC||contestant||episode 9/8/2003|
|2002||Dave Gorman's Important Astrology Experiment||BBC||contributor||all 6 episodes|
|2002||Loose Women||ITV Studios||Panellist||episode 3.04, 3.16|
|2000||Dear Denise||Granada Television for ITV||expert|
|1998||Modern Times||BBC||contributor||episode 7.3 'Agony Aunts'|
|1996||A Spark of Joy||BBC||contributor||documentary on Catherine Cookson|
|1993-1994||Close To The Edge||Granada Television||presenter||all 11 episodes|
|1993||Robson's People||Tyne Tees Television||episode 1.12||interviewee|
|1985-1986||Breakfast Time||BBC||presenter||Junior Advice Line segment|
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