Catherine "Cathy" Hope is the daughter of Bob Hope and Viv Hope as well as twin sister of Heath Hope. Cathy is the older of the twins. Cathy along side Heath, live with their father's wife Brenda Hope after Bob cheated on her.
Since Bob and Viv's remarriage in 2006 they had wanted a child. When Viv finally found out she was pregnant, Bob did not want another child because of the death of his daughter Dawn Hope. She was ready to have an abortion when Bob stopped her. Heath and twin-sister Cathy Hope are born on 9th February 2007 in a shed on the moors, hence their names, delivered by village veterinarian Paddy Kirk. Cathy is the oldest of the twins.
They are baptised in May 2007, with nine godparents; Dawn's ex husband Terry Woods, Viv's daughter Donna Windsor-Dingle, Donna's husband Marlon Dingle, Paddy, Paddy's ex wife Emily Kirk, Bob's two children Jamie Hope and Roxy Lockhart, Bob's brother Eddie Hope and Viv's step daughter Kelly Windsor. In July 2007, they are entered in a "Cute Kids" competition, which Heath wins.