Jonathan Wilkes (born 1978), actor, singer and television presenter. Kevin Wilkinson (1958–1999), musician. Robbie Williams (born 1974), pop star. Levison Wood (born 1982), expeditionist and documentarian.
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Stoke-on-Trent is famous for many things - the oatcake, pottery, the Titanic and the Spitfire. There are lots of famous faces also associated with the Potteries and the rest of North Staffordshire too What celebrities live in Stoke-on-Trent? Josiah Wedgwood, Reginald Mitchell, Edward Smith and Sheffield-born Gordon Banks who lived in Stoke-on-Trent, to name but a few.
Robbie Williams Robbie Williams Perhaps the most famous son of Stoke-on-Trent is multi-award winning international superstar Robbie Williams. Robbie shot to fame with Take That during the 1990s before launching a hugely successful solo career. Robbie Williams' Give It Sum charity awarded grants totalling more than £5 million to worthy causes across North Staffordshire and he gave £250,000 towards a campaign to save his beloved Port Vale Football Club.
After a Sentinel campaign, Robbie was awarded the Freedom of the City of Stoke-on-Trent in 2014 and he is the son of legendary Potteries entertainer Pete Conway. Robbie will What celebrities live in Stoke-on-Trent?
playing at homecoming gig at Vale Park on June 20, 2020. Lemmy was born Ian Fraser Kilmister, on Christmas Eve, 1945. He lived in Newcastle and Madeley as a child, before moving to Wales at the age of 10. Lemmy's most famous song with Motorhead was Ace of Spades. Slash performing on stage at Victoria Hall, Hanley. Slash Slash lived in Stoke-on-Trent as a child. Born Saul Hudson, Slash is the guitarist who found fame with Guns N' Roses. After leaving Guns N' Roses in 1996, Slash co-founded the supergroup Velvet Revolver.
Eddie, nicknamed 'the Beast', is the current What celebrities live in Stoke-on-Trent? record holder in the deadlift with straps. What celebrities live in Stoke-on-Trent? stayed fit enough to play at the top level until the age of 50 and is famous for having never booked. He spent 19 years with Stoke City, playing for the Potters from 1932 to 1947, and again from 1961 to 1965. Phil Taylor Image: Naomi Baker Phil Taylor Phil Taylor, known as 'The Power', is from Burslem and is regarded as the greatest darts player of all time, having won 216 professional tournaments — including include 84 major titles and a record 16 World Championships.
He won eight consecutive World Championships between 1995 and 2002 and reached 14 consecutive finals from 1994 to 2007. He was the first person to hit two nine-dart finishes in one match in 2010. He has hit a record 11 televised nine-dart finishes and 22 overall.
In 2016, Sarah, who regularly comes back to Stoke-on-Trent, was named one of ' ' 500 Most Influential people in Britain and a year later she received an honorary doctorate from Staffordshire University. He left the business in 2006 and has since concentrated on charitable and philanthropic causes. Bruno Brookes Bruno Brookes Bruno Brookes - real name Trevor Neil 'Bruno' Brookes was a popular radio presenter in the eighties.
Bruno was born in Stoke-on-Trent in 1959 and went to Bradwell and Seabridge Schools in Newcastle. Nick Hancock Nick Hancock, is a television What celebrities live in Stoke-on-Trent?, radio presenter and comedian who grew up around Baldwins Gate and Woore and went to Yarlet School, near Stone. Image: Stoke Sentinel Levison Wood Major Levison Wood is a British Army officer and explorer and is best known for his extended walking expeditions in Africa, Asia and Central America.
Levison grew up in Forsbrook after being born at the North Staffordshire Royal Infirmary.
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Last year he returned from his most ambitious expedition so far - a 5,000 mile circumnavigation of the Arabian peninsula from Iraq to Lebanon. Former Port Vale striker Mark Bright Mark Bright Former Port Vale footballer Mark Bright grew up in foster care in North Staffordshire before becoming a professional footballer. He played non-league football for local side Leek Town before joining Port Vale in What celebrities live in Stoke-on-Trent?
and went on to play for Leicester City, Crystal Palace, Sheffield Wednesday, a brief spell at Millwall and then Charlton Athletic. Jonathan Wilkes Jonny was raised in Baddeley Green and entered the entertainment business, following in the footsteps of his friend Robbie Williams.
He has starred in 14 pantomimes at Hanley's Regent Theatre with Welsh actor Christian Patterson. Jonny, who also runs a performing arts academy with his wife Nikki, is a key supporter of North Staffordshire charities including the Douglas Macmillan Hospice and Donna Louise Children's Hospice.