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A N Wilson
Adam Peaty
Anna Watkins
Anthea Turner
Arnold Bennett
Charles Cotton
David Gorman
David Hopwood
Elias Ashmole
Freddie Jones
Glenys Barton
Havergal Brian
Helen Baxendale
Henry Newbolt
Hugh Bourne
Izaak Walton
John Jervis
John Wain
Josiah Spode
Josiah Wedgwood
Mark Bright
Michael Bass
Neil Morrissey
Nick Hancock
Oliver Lodge
Phil Taylor
Reginald Pole
Richard Garnett
Robbie Williams
Samuel Johnson
Sarah Willingham
Stan Collymore
Stanley Matthews
T E Hulme
Vera Brittain
William Astbury

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The greatest tragedy in mankind's entire history may be the hijacking of morality by religion - Arthur C Clarke
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British surrender at Yorktown - 1781, North Sea Oil Discovered - 1970, Black Monday Market Crash - 1987, Guildford Four Verdicts Quashed - 1989
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