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Cringing Cult of Celebrity in Twyford, Berkshire*

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Cringing Cult of Celebrity
  • William Penn, founder of Pensylvania, apparently used to live in Ruscombe.
  • Kenny Everetts ex-wife used to live in Charvil!! Saw him a couple of times before he died!!!
  • Uri Geller who lives in Sonning, just down the road, now purchased Exeter FC, he's going to need a lot of mind melding to make them successful
  • Enid Blyton used to live in Twyford, apparently. Uri Geller and Paul Daniels live nearby.
  • Phyllis Arkle, author of the Railway Cat, does/used to live in Springfield Park. I swear half the story is based around Twyford station and the guy who works there!
  • A certain Bob Banks used to live in Twyford in the 70's and he fancied himself to have a certain celebrity. Personally, I remember him as a bit of a tosser.
  • Jill Gascoine (Gentle Touch, Cats Eyes) lived there. So did Wayne Dobson in his flashy Porshe with the number plate DTR1K. Norman Rees the ITN news reporter lives in Wargrave. Linzi Drew the porn star and editor of Penthouse use to live in the High Street near the mill.
  • Paul danials lives in Wargrave George Harrison lives in Henley And Many More

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Last updated: 2008-10-14

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