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Cringing Cult of Celebrity in Eltham, Greater London*

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Cringing Cult of Celebrity
  • heather from eastendrs often pops into pizza hut her regularly and i mean like once a month as I work here I should know also she told me she wears a fat suit for her characters part but still looked huge in real life
  • God lived there in his twenties!
  • June from The Bill must have lived round this was as she went to Middle Park Primary and then Eltham Hill School.
  • boy george is a disgrace we'd rather forget about, bob hope was born here and left and famous stephen lawrence was killed here, which cast a shaddow over this really nice place.
  • StEveN LaWrEnCe!!!!
  • King John (of Robin Hood fame)
  • Pissed Dan - Post office legend !!!!!! Gary Bushell has also been seen in the Post Office - think hes seen the light since though and not gone back. Also some silly blonde tart who claims to have shagged Leonardo Di Caprio.More like Leornardo the ninja turtle!!!!
  • Anyone remember Edith Nesbitt of the railway Chidren fame. She lived next to the Tudor barn as Mrs Balnd..
  • Frankie Howerd lived in Arbroath Road.
  • Bob Hope was born in Eltham and there is a theatre in his name, Cheryl Baker (of Bucks Fizz!!!) used to live in Eltham and i used to serve her in a shop i worked in.
  • ex resident - Steven Lawrence
  • Don't forget Cheryl Backer and Gary Bushall now.
  • Kate Bush lives here. Boy George and Bob Hope were born here. The Bob Hope Theatre lives on. Stephen Lawrence died here , on Well Hall Road.

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Last updated: 2011-01-04

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