|First appearance||24th July 2009|
|Number of appearances||1|
|Played by||Claire Lever|
She was present in the clinic when the Doctor clarified the patient's name, full address and date of birth and Ashley - fully understanding the risks of the procedure - signed the disclaimer form.
Once on the operating table, an already worried Ashley panicked at the sight of the scalpel and the shiny needle of the syringe filled with local anaesthetic, and hurried back into the waiting room in his hospital gown to a surprised Peter Barlow - who'd accompanied his friend for moral support. With the nurse leaving the operating theatre to go after him, Ashley told them both that he'd changed his mind and couldn't go through with the operation after all.