Arlene Phillips: I wish I hadn"t been a pushy parent

Arlene Phillips: I wish I hadn"t been a pushy parent

I wish I hadn”t been a pushy parent, says Arlene Phillips (but does her daughter agree)

12:46 AM on 13th August 2011

Close-knit: Arlene with her daughter Alana

Close-knit: Arlene with her daughter Alana

Arlene with Alana Arlene with Alana

Early years: Arlene with her daughter Alana. She admits she took a different approach with her second child

Pushy parent: Arlene with her young daughter. Alana credits her stepfather Angus for

Pushy parent: Arlene with her young daughter. Alana credits her stepfather Angus for “mellowing” out her mother