Francesca "Frankie" Sandford
(born 14 January 1989) is a female British singer and member of the band The Saturdays.
She was previously a
member in the band S Club 8
with them in children's
programme I Dream
before they disbanded.
Sandford started her career in 2001 with pop
music S Club 7
group, S Club Juniors
, later renamed to S Club 8 in April
2003 following the disbanding of S Club. Prior to joining S Club 8,
she also appeared on SMTV Live
cheerleader. The band went on to shoot children's television
, before officially
disbanding in early 2005.
In 2008, Sandford joined the girl group The Saturdays
comprising Una Healy
, Mollie King
and fellow former-S Club
8 member Rochelle Wiseman
November 2008, along with her other bandmates from The Saturdays,
she appeared in the Channel 4 Hollyoaks
spin-off Hollyoaks Later
. They performed the
song Issues in the 10 minute BBC
in January 2009, in the episode 'A Syren's Call'.
Sandford has been ranked number 17 in the 2009 edition of FHM
's Sexiest Women.
Sandford previously worked in a bar
and had a Saturday job as a salesperson
and House of Fraser
As of September 2009, she is dating McFly
, Dougie Poynter