Born in Thetford, Norfolk, the 38-year-old was raised with her twin sister, Jody, as well as a brother Paul and second sister Elizabeth.
As a teenage, she worked in a pork-processing factory and as a magician's assistant before finding her feet as a presenter on CBBC show, TMi.
“Their link-up has surprised some of her pals, as he’s not her usual type.
‘I feel like I shouldn’t have to worry about what I do.
But it’s a social thing that people aren’t accepting of big age gaps,’ Caroline tells Now magazine.
PICS: X FACTOR FASHION 2011 Since rumours of romance between the two surfaced in October, Caroline has faced thewrath of diehard One Direction fans who took to Twitter, warning her to stay away from Harry.
The pair soon began a whirlwind relationship that saw heavy criticism over their 14-year age gap.
Sadly, it wasn't to be and they went their separate ways in January 2012.