Gilda O'Neill

Novelist and non-fiction writer

1951–2010  

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Biography

Gilda O'Neill was born and brought up in the East End. She left school at fifteen but returned to education as a mature student and settled to live in East London with her husband and family. 





She authored the highly-acclaimed Sunday Times bestsellers, My East End and Our Street, among others, as well as many novels. 

Gilda passed away on Friday, 24 September 2010, after a short illness.