16 famous people you may not know were born, lived or studied in Blackpool and the Fylde coast

16 famous people you may not know were born, lived or studied in Blackpool and the Fylde coast

Celebrity and Blackpool have always gone hand-in-hand, with the region playing host to, and in some cases becoming home to some of the countries top performers.

By Colin Ainscough
Tuesday, 15th February 2022, 11:35 am

Here is our tribute to 16 of the more well-known names linked to the area. This is not a definitive list – just a flavour of what we have had to offer the worlds of music, theatre, broadcasting, sport and beyond.

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