Rosie is a retired Thirsk GP who has been an advisor and volunteer for Herriot Hospice Homecare for more than 10 years. She is now also a Patron.
She was born in Thirsk, and educated at Thirsk School and Cambridge University.
She enjoys walking, music, playing golf and watching football. She also helps at the World of James Herriot; her father was Thirsk vet Alf Wight, better known as the author, James Herriot. She has a daughter who is an Art Dealer in London.