List of people from Oldham

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

This is a list of people from Oldham, in North West England. The demonym of Oldham is Oldhamer; however, this list may include people from Chadderton, Failsworth, Lees, Royton, Saddleworth, and Shaw and Crompton, all from the wider Metropolitan Borough of Oldham. This list is arranged alphabetically by surname:


Table of contents:
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
See alsoReferences

A[edit]

B[edit]

C[edit]

D[edit]

E[edit]

F[edit]

G[edit]

H[edit]

I[edit]

J[edit]

K[edit]

L[edit]

M[edit]

N[edit]

O[edit]

P[edit]

R[edit]

S[edit]

T[edit]

W[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Manchester Politics, Law & Social Reform – Sir Elkanah Armitage". Papillon Graphics. Archived from the original on 2 October 2013. Retrieved 29 September 2013.
  2. ^ "England / Players / Mike Atherton". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 29 September 2013.
  3. ^ Gibb, Frances (2004-03-30), A QC who is striving for the mark of equality, London: business.timesonline.co.uk, retrieved 2009-01-02
  4. ^ Vera Baird QC; Bibliography, labouronline.org, retrieved 2009-01-02
  5. ^ a b c d e f g h i j Famous Sons & Daughters, visitoldham.co.uk, archived from the original on 2008-06-06, retrieved 2008-12-21
  6. ^ a b c d Greer, Stuart (2007-05-03), Coming soon – Shaw TV!, manchestereveningnews.co.uk, retrieved 2007-06-20
  7. ^ a b c Manchester City Council. "Oldham Towns". spinningtheweb.org.uk. Retrieved 2007-01-05.
  8. ^ Hough & Randles 1993, p. 42.
  9. ^ Clendening 2005, p. 325.
  10. ^ Christopher Biggins: Oh yes he is!, London: independent.co.uk, 2005-12-04, retrieved 2008-12-21
  11. ^ Whittle, Stephen. "Originals: Helen Bradley". helenbradley.co.uk. Retrieved 2008-06-26.
  12. ^ Steptoe PC, Edwards RG (1978), "Birth after the reimplantation of a human embryo", Lancet, 2 (8085): 366, doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(78)92957-4, PMID 79723
  13. ^ "Man guilty of 1975 child murder". BBC. 2007-11-12.
  14. ^ Hooton, Richard (2007-11-13), "Castree: 'A monster in our midst'", Oldham Evening Chronicle, p. 1
  15. ^ Anon (2006-11-07). "Man remanded over 1975 murder" (http). BBC News. Retrieved 2007-11-13.
  16. ^ Lawson & Johnson 1990, p. 5.
  17. ^ The Spindles Shopping Centre, visitoldham.co.uk, archived from the original on 2007-09-12, retrieved 2007-09-13
  18. ^ "John R Clynes-Labour Leader 1921 – 1922" (PDF). Retrieved 29 September 2013.
  19. ^ iMDB [1]
  20. ^ ‘My pop bubble’s not burst!’Archived 2012-11-12 at the Wayback Machine.. Oldham Advertiser, 17 September 2003.
  21. ^ British Council, UK Achiever – Brian Cox, Issue 14, Volume 7, retrieved 6 September 2008
  22. ^ Oldham Advertiser, "Things have only got better for Brian" Archived 2010-03-29 at the Wayback Machine., 11 April 2007, retrieved 6 September 2008
  23. ^ a b c Curtain recall, www.coliseum.org.uk, 2006-01-04, archived from the original on 2007-10-11, retrieved 2007-10-23
  24. ^ Oliver, George (2007-12-05), Tomboy Agyness is Britain's top model, oldhamadvertiser.co.uk, retrieved 2008-12-31
  25. ^ Keegan, Mike (2007-10-11), Chippie girl to conquer the world, manchestereveningnews.co.uk, retrieved 2008-12-31
  26. ^ Paul Edwards, mufcinfo.com, retrieved 2008-12-22
  27. ^ North Chadderton School (2008), North Chadderton School and Sixth Form Prospectus (PDF), northchaddertonschool.co.uk, retrieved 2008-12-29[dead link]
  28. ^ "A supermodel pupil drops in at her old school", The Borough Oldhamer (26), p. 3, June–July 2005
  29. ^ Barker, Janice (2008-09-09), Chadderton's Karen is the new face of John Lewis, oldham-chronicle.co.uk, archived from the original on 2011-07-24, retrieved 2008-12-29
  30. ^ Andy Wilson (2014-07-02), Set of Six: Wigan and St Helens deserve credit for their commitment, The Guardian, retrieved 2014-07-03
  31. ^ Ferguson, Shawn Dollin and Andrew. "Des Foy – Career Stats & Summary – Rugby League Project". www.rugbyleagueproject.org.
  32. ^ Bugby, Tony (2009-01-05), Rivals unite in grief for popular Greaves, oldham-chronicle.co.uk, archived from the original on 2011-07-24, retrieved 2009-01-12
  33. ^ Marsden, Carl (2009-01-07), Death of a Legend, oldhamadvertiser.co.uk, archived from the original on February 1, 2009, retrieved 2009-01-12
  34. ^ Miranda Sawyer (2008-09-14), Meet the It-boy, London: The Guardian, retrieved 2009-07-02
  35. ^ Terry Hall: Pioneering ventriloquist who turned a variety act into a television institution for all the family, London: timesonline.co.uk, 2007-04-14, retrieved 2008-12-20
  36. ^ Terry Hall, London: telegraph.co.uk, 2007-04-12, retrieved 2008-12-20
  37. ^ Allen 1985, p. 107.
  38. ^ Paul Harrison, nature and environment writer and photographer, retrieved 2011-04-19
  39. ^ Oldham Timeline, oldhamadvertiser.co.uk, 2003-06-04, archived from the original on 2009-01-07, retrieved 2008-07-26
  40. ^ Wylie, Ian (2005-09-14), Suranne prefers home to 'A Few Good Men', oldhamadvertiser.co.uk, retrieved 2008-12-21
  41. ^ "Oldham latest news – Manchester Evening News". www.oldhamadvertiser.co.uk.
  42. ^ a b Anon (2006-10-05). "CORRIE'S ANNE MOURNS HER DAD". dailyrecord.co.uk. Archived from the original (http) on 2007-09-30. Retrieved 2007-11-11.
  43. ^ Sarah Lancashire, bbc.co.uk, retrieved 2008-12-21
  44. ^ McPhillips 1997, p. 10.
  45. ^ Alan Crosby, The Lancashire Dictionary of Dialect, Tradition and Folklore, pp. 119–120
  46. ^ Hollingworth, Brian, ed. (1977) Songs of the People. Manchester: Manchester University Press; p. 153
  47. ^ England & Wales, Birth Index: 1837-1983. Ancestry.co.uk. URL accessed 21 June 2007.
  48. ^ Croft, David; Perry, Jimmy; Webber, Richard (2000), The Complete A-Z of Dad's Army, Orion, p. 126, ISBN 0-7528-4637-X
  49. ^ Greer, Stuart (2008-10-02), "Dad's Army Death", Oldham Advertiser, p. 8
  50. ^ Bourne, Dianne (2006-10-20), There's no place like home for glamour girl Michelle, manchestereveningnews.co.uk, retrieved 2008-07-25
  51. ^ Matthew Maynard player profile, Cricinfo.com Retrieved on 21 December 2008.
  52. ^ Greenwood, Major; Smith, May (January 1940), "Obituary Notices of Fellows of the Royal Society: William McDougall. 1871-1938", Obituary Notices of Fellows of the Royal Society, jstor.org, 3 (8): 39–62, doi:10.1098/rsbm.1940.0005
  53. ^ THE LEGISLATIVE MANUAL OF THE STATE OF WISCONSIN (15th ed.). Madison, Wis. 1876. p. 463.
  54. ^ Whitehouse, Jamie (2004-05-26), Royton actor defends role in explicit movie, oldhamadvertiser.co.uk, archived from the original on 2008-12-08, retrieved 2008-07-04
  55. ^ Richardson, Anne (2004-08-18), BB Emma heading for pop stardom, oldhamadvertiser.co.uk, retrieved 2008-12-22
  56. ^ a b c d Keegan, Mike (2007-04-19), 'Bandage bridge' under threat, manchestereveningnews.co.uk, retrieved 2007-10-31
  57. ^ Wright, James, Englishmen Abroad: David Platt, The Football Association, archived from the original on 2005-03-12, retrieved 2008-12-20
  58. ^ David Platt Profile, givemefootball.com, retrieved 2008-12-20
  59. ^ "Alan Rankle". Retrieved 29 September 2013.
  60. ^ Daly, p. 97.
  61. ^ Rolland's Obituary in The Independent – 26 August 1997
  62. ^ "Police hit wall in hunt for kidnapped British boy". Dawn. March 7, 2010. Archived from the original on 10 March 2010. Retrieved 7 March 2010.
  63. ^ "British Boy Sahil Saeed Kidnapped In Pakistan at Gunpoint". Help Find My Child. Archived from the original on 8 March 2010. Retrieved 6 March 2010.
  64. ^ Carter, Helen (2010-03-05). "'I just want my son safe.' Mother's plea for boy, Sahil Saeed, kidnapped in Pakistan". The Guardian. London. Retrieved 2010-05-08.
  65. ^ "Father helps hunt for son from home". www.oldham-chronicle.co.uk.
  66. ^ Gurr & Hunt 1998, p. 17.
  67. ^ "William Stott of Oldham RBA (1857-1900)". myweb.tiscali.co.uk.
  68. ^ Carter, James (1986), Oldham Colosseum Theatre – The first hundred years, Oldham Leisure Services, ISBN 0-902809-15-6
  69. ^ "Oldham's triple gold Olympian". BBC Online. 20 August 2008. Retrieved on 28 August 2008.
  70. ^ Janice Barker (20 August 2008). "Another 24 hours, another Olympic record". Oldham Evening Chronicle. Archived from the original on 26 August 2008. Retrieved on 29 August 2008.
  71. ^ "Henry's record still stands". Manchester Evening News. 20 August 2008. Archived from the original on 9 September 2012. Retrieved on 28 August 2008.
  72. ^ Paul Taylor (20 June 2008). "Baby changed the world". Manchester Evening News. Retrieved on 20 August 2008.
  73. ^ Eva Turner biography
  74. ^ Peter Scott (2007), Triumph of the south : a regional economic history of early twentieth century Britain, Ashgate Pub. Co, p. 206, ISBN 9781840146134, OCLC 64230076
  75. ^ Steiner, Rupert (2002-11-24), Interview: Drinks boss nurses a hangover Paul Walsh, Diageo's chief executive, is feeling the worse for wear after pouring out too much bad news, London: business.timesonline.co.uk, retrieved 2009-01-02
  76. ^ "Walton". oup.co.uk. 2007. Retrieved 2007-09-13.
  77. ^ "ANNIE WHITEHEAD". Retrieved 29 September 2013.
  78. ^ "Star Ricky faces trial on danger driving". www.oldham-chronicle.co.uk.
  79. ^ Vallance, Tom (2006-03-03), Jack Wild, London: independent.co.uk, retrieved 2008-07-25
  80. ^ Vance, Charles (2006-03-08), Jack Wild, thestage.co.uk, retrieved 2008-07-25
  81. ^ Barclay James Harvest Biography, bjharvest.co.uk, retrieved 2008-12-20
  82. ^ Woolas, P. (2007-07-27), "Letters to the editor; Woolas lives locally", Oldham Evening Chronicle, p. 6

Bibliography[edit]

  • Allen, George (1985) [1907], Shaw Church in By-gone Days, York: Coultas & Volans
  • Clendening, Logan (2005), The Romance of Medicine: Behind the Doctor, Kessinger Publishing, ISBN 1-4191-5172-X
  • Hough, Peter; Randles, Jenny (1993), Mysteries of the Mersey Valley, Sigma Leisure, ISBN 1-85058-355-2
  • Daly, J.D, Oldham From the XX Legion to the 20th Century, ISBN 5-00-091284-5
  • Gurr, Duncan; Hunt, Julian (1998), The Cotton Mills of Oldham, Oldham Education & Leisure, ISBN 0-902809-46-6
  • Lawson, Michael; Johnson, Mark (1990), Looking Back at Chadderton, Oldham: Oldham Leisure Services, ISBN 0-902809-23-7
  • McPhillips, K. (1997), Oldham: The Formative Years, Neil Richardson, ISBN 1-85216-119-1

External links[edit]