Actress Paula Tilbrook has passed away at the age of 89. She was best known for playing Betty Eagleston in the ITV soap opera Emmerdale from 1994 to 2015.
She has played the role of Betty for 21 years. Paula died in December 2019 but the news of her death disclosed today.
She briefly took her role in Emmerdale on Christmas Day 2015, when Betty appeared via Skype to speak to the villagers.
Besides Betty, she also appeared in fellow soap coronation street where she had played four different roles.
Emmerdale confirmed that she has passed away and died of natural death. her family was with her during the last moments of her life.