List of people from Trafford

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This is a list of people from Trafford, a metropolitan borough in North West England. This list includes people from the towns of Altrincham, Sale, Stretford and Urmston, and the smaller villages that make up Trafford. 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
Without biographiesSee alsoReferences

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  • Samuel Brooks (1792–1864): businessman and banker who owned nearly a quarter of the township of Sale.[9]

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  • David Gray (born 1968): singer-songwriter who lived in Sale until moving to Wales at age nine.[16]

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  • Karl Pilkington (born 1972): podcaster, author, TV personality and former radio producer who was brought up on a council estate in Sale.

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  • Marc Riley (born 1959): ex guitarist with Manchester post punk band The Fall. Radio presenter and former host of the BBC Radio 1 Breakfast show, now presents the early evening show on Radio 6; who lived in Sale.[23]

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  • Peter Tinniswood (1936–2003): radio and television script-writer who was brought up in Sale.[27]

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  • Alison Uttley (1884–1976): prolific author who wrote the Little Grey Rabbit books while living in Bowdon.[14]

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List of people without biographies[edit]

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Head & Ousby 2006, p. 1.
  2. ^ Stretford's pioneering aviator Sir John Alcock, BBC, 2009-11-05, retrieved 2010-02-27 
  3. ^ Ina Taylor (2004), "Allingham, Helen (1848–1926)", Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (Oxford University Press)  Retrieved on 17 November 2008
  4. ^ 15. Sir Michael Bishop: £185m (£185m), Manchester Evening News, 30 May 2005  Retrieved on 22 December 2008.
  5. ^ Fiona Lafferty (26 July 2000), Twenty Questions: Sir Michael Bishop, owner and chairman of British, The Independent [dead link] Retrieved on 22 December 2008.
  6. ^ Saeger 1995, pp. 393–415.
  7. ^ Higgins 1978, pp. 240–252.
  8. ^ John Brogden, Trafford.gov.uk  Retrieved on 22 December 2008.
  9. ^ Swain 1987, p. 59.
  10. ^ Wyke 2004, p. 383.
  11. ^ Mike Rowbottom (7 August 2006). "An email conversation with Darren Campbell: 'Athletics mattered to me almost more than life itself'". The Independent (London).  Retrieved on 5 August 2008.
  12. ^ "About Darren Campbell". Nuff Respect Sport Managements Agency Online. 2007.  Retrieved on 25 April 2007.
  13. ^ Hignett 1991, p. 39.
  14. ^ a b c d Biographies of local people, Altrincham History Society  Retrieved on 22 December 2008.
  15. ^ Costambeys, Marios (2004), "Curtis, Ian Kevin (1956–1980)" ((subscription or UK public library membership required)), Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford: Oxford University Press, retrieved 2011-07-27 
  16. ^ "David Gray: From music to marsh harriers". BBC Online. 6 June 2008.  Retrieved on 5 August 2008.
  17. ^ Victor Emeljanow (2004), "Houghton, (William) Stanley (1881–1913)", Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (Oxford University Press)  Retrieved on 17 November 2008
  18. ^ Wyke 2004, p. 394.
  19. ^ "Joseph Makinson player profile". Cricinfo. Retrieved December 2008. 
  20. ^ "Modahl gives BAF ultimatum". BBC Online. 24 August 1998. Retrieved August 2008. 
  21. ^ "Morrissey celebrates 50th birthday". Metro.co.uk. 22 May 2009. Retrieved 6 April 2014. 
  22. ^ "Times Obituary of Baron Orme". The Times Online (London). 28 April 2005. Retrieved 2010-05-08.  Retrieved on 25 April 2007.
  23. ^ Pierre Perrone (2 February 2003). "How We Met: Mark Radcliffe and Marc 'Lard' Riley". The Independent on Sunday.  Retrieved on 28 April 2007.
  24. ^ Scheerhout, John (12 September 2002), Honour for 'Dalmatians' Dodie, Manchester Evening News, retrieved 2010-01-14 
  25. ^ "The reluctant hero". Sale and Altrincham Messenger (Newsquest Media Group). 24 October 2001.  Retrieved on 28 August 2007.
  26. ^ "William Taylor player profile". Cricinfo.  Retrieved on 22 December 2008.
  27. ^ "Novelist Tinniswood dies". BBC. 9 January 2003.  Retrieved on 25 April 2007.
  28. ^ "Cyril Washbrook player profile". Cricinfo.  Retrieved on 5 August 2008.
  29. ^ Bondeson 2001, p. 87.
  30. ^ Cooper 2007, p. 87.
  31. ^ "Eric Greenhalgh player profile". Cricinfo.  Retrieved on 22 December 2008.

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