Dame Barbara Windsor: Carry On and EastEnders actress dies aged 83
Scott Mitchell, Barbara Windsor’s husband said she had died peacefully from Alzheimer’s at a London care home on Thursday evening.
Her battle with Alzheimer’s was highlighted by a moving documentary earlier this year, which highlighted the struggles of the Carry on star, in the twilight oh life.
She had been diagnosed with the disease in 2014 and had moved to a care home earlier this year.
Mr Mitchell said she would be remembered for the “love, fun, friendship and brightness she brought to all our lives”.