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Ruth Higham

Ruth Higham (born 1978) is a former Page 3 girl from Harwood near Bolton, England. She has modelled for the Daily Star and The Sun since 1998.

Ruth Higham
Born Ruth Higham
1978 (age 39–40)


Early lifeEdit

She attended the C of E Canon Slade CE High School in Bradshaw,[1] which Sara Cox also attended. She became a beauty consultant for Max Factor.


She was a Page 3 model from 1998 until around 2004. She first appeared on Page 3 of The Sun on April 17, 2000 and appeared in the paper 30 times. From 2002-6, she was the model for Aintree-produced Big D peanuts; this caused a 35% increase in sales in 2003.[2] She was also associated with a testicular cancer awareness campaign under the slogan "Say nuts to cancer".[3] In April 2005, she starred in a television advert for BT with Jeremy Clarkson. She has also appeared in adverts for PS2 and Solpadeine. In 1999, she appeared in a web-based 'soap opera' called Launderama for detergent manufacturer ACDO in Bolton, where she played the part of Glo White in a tour of UK universities.[4] She also appeared in a short drama series on the former channel Granada Breeze called 4Play, where she played the role of a TV presenter based in Manchester. In February 2003, she appeared with two other models on Blind Date, being the first candidate to be rejected.[1]


  1. ^ a b "Rejection for Ruth". This is Lancashire. 3 February 2003.
  2. ^ "Giving nuts some glamour". BBC News. 27 January 2003.
  3. ^ Jessica Nesbitt (25 July 2003). "CAMPAIGN: Charity PR - BigD Nuts PR tackles male cancer issue". PR Week.
  4. ^ "Glamorous Ruth stops the traffic with her glowing looks!". Bury Times. 24 February 1999.

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