Famous people who have a connection with the local area

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'Jolly Jack' Freeborn Writer
Albert Finney Actor
Andy Hinchcliffe Sportsman
Anita Roddick Entrepreneur
Barney Curley. Entrepreneur
Bernard Wall Philosopher
Bobby Charlton Sportsman
Brian and Jimmy Greenhoff Sportsman
Busby Babe Sportsman
Dale Makin Sportsman
Damian Zuk Actor
Dave Ward Radio Personality
David Herd Sportsman
Davy Jones Pop Band
Diana Davies Actress
Dumplington Circle Historical Fact
Eileen Derbyshire Actor
Francis Burns Sportsman
Fred Eyre Radio Personality
George Best Sportsman
Glenis Outhwaite Poet
Hermans Hermits Pop Band
Hoare Belisha Inventor/Designer
Hugh Scanlon Other
Ian McShane Actor
John Comer Actor
Judy Lowe Actress
Kid Creole (August Darnell) Pop Band
Kirk Hilton's Dad Sportsman
Linda Baron Actress
Matthew Kelly TV Personality
Melissa Haigh Musician
Morrissey of the Smiths Singer
Neville Buswell Actor
Nobby Styles Sportsman
Pat Mills TV Personality
Paul Fairclough Radio Personality
Peter Collins Sportsman
Phil Chisnall Sportsman
Rising Stars Local Young Talent
Roy Chadwick Inventor/Designer
Russel Watson Singer
Sammy Mcllroy Sportsman
Simon Parkin TV Presenter
Sir Arnold Wolfendale Other
Standard Bearer Historical Fact
Stephanie Waring Actress
Steven Bartram TV Personality
The Beatles Pop Band
Tony Bond Sportsman
Vicky Ogden Actress
William Outhwaite Singer