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  • That fukin Steinman guy is quite a local hero. although most people will agree with me when i say hes an absolute asshole.
  • 50 Cent was born in Ammanford. A little known fact - the lyrics to his breakthrough song were originally 'you'll find me in Tycoch...'
  • wayne caiter! hunny bunny!
  • woody allen
  • Sian Phillips, brilliant actress
  • We all have a go about doorstep preachers, but.. Ammanford has sorted them out.. when they knock on our doors we answer them naked... and away they go (FOR GOOD) !!!
  • That howels bloke whos now on Eastenders, and that Fat Actor from 'Sliders'
  • I wouldnt class Gareth Jewell as a celebrity! Come on i think hes too big for his boots!
  • hello everyone its just a little note from Gareth Jewell a.k.a. Tom Jones to the ladies!!!!i dont like the way people are slagging off where they've come from and as a major welsh celeb,yah high, id like to offer the kind, good looking person who wrote that message about me, a nice 'pint' next time im home(that is if i can have a break from my busy schedule of course.)
  • Gregory brothers,
  • International celebrity Gareth Jewell as well as DDRUSA National Champion, NMR!
  • Engalnd bowler Robert Croft sometimes comes into betws soccer club for a pint also the famous rugby player JJ williams orignally comes form gwaun cae gurwen
  • It is a little known fact that Will Smith spent the first three years of his life living in ammanford.
  • Ex-members of the cult supergroup Freaky Pizza. Though some have scattered to the far reaches of deepest Essex.
  • I'm not being funny, but Gareth Jewell "acts" (i use the term lightly) in a second-rate WELSH tv drama/comedy with an approximate tv audience of what, 200 viewers - maximum. That doesn't make him a celebrity. Although the way he struts his stuff u'd swear he was Tom Jones.
  • Phillip Morris. By the way it's John Rhys DAVIES not Williams - and I know him PERSONALLY. Don't forget Wayne Caiter - easily done I know.
  • Listen, Gareth gets enough jyp off form oners. I don't think he needs his name broadcasted on the internet. Jesus!!!
  • Professor what's-his-face from Swansea Uni - civil engineer - yawn, yawn, yaw...
  • 'Cwcw' from Pam Fi Duw (a.k.a. Gareth Jewell) lives in Ammanford!
  • Other famous people eminating from Ammanford include Gareth Edwards, Dafydd Iwan, John Rhys-Williams (of Indiana Jones fame), splendid politician Neil Hamilton and the man responsible for much of Lou Reed's music, John Cale.
  • The bloke off Sliders (the fat one).
  • Duh!! No-one admits to coming from Ammanford.
  • Huw from EastEnders lives here.

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Last updated: 2008-10-14

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