CLARE has worked extensively in Music, Film, Television, Theatre and Radio for 30+ years. The summer she left school her band ALTERED IMAGES were signed to Sony Records and Clare appeared in the BAFTA winning comedy GREGORY'S GIRL directed by Bill Forsyth.
ALTERED IMAGES quickly had worldwide success, selling millions of records, which topped the charts in several countries. They recorded 3 Top 10 Albums. They were voted BEST NEW GROUP at the NME awards the same year they were invited to play at THE ROYAL COMMAND PERFORMANCE. CLARE recently received a Special Recognition Award at the SCOTTISH MUSIC AWARDS and headlined a Gala night at the Citizens Theatre in Glasgow.
She has had roles in dozens of TV and Radio Dramas. Including some of the UK's best loved TV shows, SKINS, WATERLOO ROAD, EASTENDERS, DOCTORS, RED DWARF, FATHER TED, TAGGART, SEA OF SOULS, FORGIVEN. Her film credits include, GREGORY'S GIRL, COMFORT AND JOY, JILTING JO, WEDDING BELLES, SMALLEST GAME IN TOWN, LOYAL EMO, THE PENALITY KING, BAFTA winning drama THE WEE MAN and most recently DELIRUM - which is currently doing the film festival circuit.
CLARE has presented film, travel and music shows for TV and radio - she has recently presented on STV's, SCOTLAND'S REAL HEREOS, BBC's THE ONE SHOW and VINTAGE TV. She has also been working along side Josie Long on a sitcom for Radio 4 called ROMANCE AND ADVENTURE and has recently finished recording MODESTY BLAISE and RUMBUNCH, two new series for Radio 4.
Her debut novel TALLULAH AND THE TEENSTARS reached No 2 in the Waterstone's Children's Book Chart.
CLARE will be going back on tour from October for the first time in 13 years!