In Pictures: Carry On star and Queen Vic landlady Barbara Windsor

TV and film star Dame Barbara Windsor has died aged 83.

Dame Barbara, who starred in a host of Carry On films and played Peggy Mitchell on BBC soap EastEnders, was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s in 2014. Her condition worsened during lockdown.

Her death was announced by her husband Scott Mitchell.

Barbara Windsor and Boris Johnson
Barbara Windsor and Boris Johnson
Barbara Windsor kisses PM
Barbara Windsor kisses PM
Dame Barbara Windsor with her husband Scott Mitchell
Dame Barbara Windsor with her husband Scott Mitchell
Barbra Windsor investiture
Barbra Windsor investiture
Barbara Windsor at Buckingham Palace
Barbara Windsor at Buckingham Palace
Dame Barbara Windsor with the BBC Children in Need mascot Pudsey
Dame Barbara Windsor with the BBC Children in Need mascot Pudsey
The Queen meeting Barbara Windsor
The Queen meeting Barbara Windsor
The Mitchells on EastEnders
The Mitchells on EastEnders
Barbara Windsor on a 1960s Routemaster bus
Barbara Windsor on a 1960s Routemaster bus
Barbara Windsor
Barbara Windsor
Barbra Windsor unveils Kenneth Williams Plaque
Barbra Windsor unveils Kenneth Williams Plaque
Barbara Windsor offers the wax figure of Sir Winston Churchill some lunch at Madame Tussauds
Barbara Windsor offers the wax figure of Sir Winston Churchill some lunch at Madame Tussauds
Dame Barbara and husband Scott Mitchell
Dame Barbara and husband Scott Mitchell
Barbara Windsor joins Big Lunch initiative
Barbara Windsor joins Big Lunch initiative
Barbara Windsor with Ross Kemp
Barbara Windsor with Ross Kemp
Sid James and Barbara Windsor
Sid James and Barbara Windsor