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  • apparently nigella lawson once lived in here
  • 50s juvenile singer 'Little' Laurie London, until a few years ago when he bought a pub somewhere in Surrey
  • Dexter Fletcher - actor in "Bugsy Malone" [played 'babyface'] and "Lock Stock and Two Smoking Barrels", used to play on the old netball courts near in Broomfield Park pulling wheelies on his Chopper when he was a kid. He also had a duel-pivoting framed bike he got from the US, a fad that never caught on tho. He probably wont remember me, but he might remember Whizz as her garden backed onto the park.
  • Saw carol off of Eastenders kicking about, and Dot Cotton used to be in the fox a lot.
  • linda lusardi,
  • ali from eastenders, alison steadmen
  • Emma Bunton's dad? Carol from Eastenders. Bill Fagan
  • Mr Pickle,Bob Mills (fat bloke from ITV's Win Lose or Draw in the mornings)Adam Woodyatt(Ian Beal from eastenders),Jack Dee,Victor-Lewis-Smith(weirdo with dreads who write sfor the Evening Standard and Mirror)Roy Hattersley,Russel Grant,Melkom Zubrizxcfeki(writer) Buster Bloodvessel(from bad manners)Ulrika Johnson,Sean Rider (from Happy Mondays) and Nobby the sheep featuring his manager,John the Donkey.
  • Stevie Smith (strange poet) lived in Avondale Road, which was used as location in film starring Glenda Jackson.
  • Dusty Springfield's favourite chip shop is in Winchmore Hill, a 10 min walk north up Green Lanes

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Last updated: 2008-10-14

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