lynn is a British television presenter.

Born in Glasgow and brought up on Lock Lomonside she first came to prominence as ‘Actionwoman’ on Woman Magazine and then Lynn’s Action Line on the Sun where she closed down the world’s most famous pet market Club Row.

She moved to Consumer Champion on TV Am and BBC Breakfast Time and is most famous for turning Watchdog into a peak time BBC 1 series presenting the programme from 1985 to 1993 alongside her husband John Stapleton.


In the 1990’s Lynn moved to World in Action.  From 2003 to 2009 she was Consumer Champion on GMTV.

In 2006 she teamed up with Esther Rantzen and Rob Unsworth to present the BBC consumer investigation series Old Dogs, New Tricks.

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