Thomas Harold Broadbent Maufe
Thomas Harold Broadbent Maufe VC (6 May 1898 – 28 March 1942) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that c...
Donald Wade, Baron Wade
Donald William Wade, Baron Wade, DL (16 June 1904 – 6 November 1988) was a British solicitor who became a Liberal Party Member of Parliament. Wade's time in Parliament coincided with the time th...
Mark James (golfer)
Mark Hugh James (born 28 October 1953) is an English professional golfer who had a long career on the European Tour and captained Europe in the 1999 Ryder Cup. He has also played senior golf on the Eu...
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Allan Mason
Allan Mason (born 2 May 1921, Addingham, Yorkshire, England - March 2006) is an English former first-class cricketer, who played eighteen times for Yorkshire between 1947 and 1950. A slow left arm bo...
Adrian Barber
Adrian Barber (born 13 November 1938, in Ilkley, Yorkshire) is a musician / producer who is responsible for recording the Beatles "Gray Zone" Live! at the Star-Club in Hamburg, Germany; 1962.
Adri...
Georgie Henley
Georgina Helen "Georgie" Henley (born 9 July 1995) is an English actress. She is best known for her portrayal of Lucy Pevensie in The Chronicles of Narnia film series, for which she won the Phoenix Fi...
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Martyn Bedford
Martyn Bedford (born 1959) is a British author. He is an alumnus of the University of East Anglia.The first twelve years of Martyn Bedford's writing career were spent as a journalist on regional newsp...
Edward Maufe
Sir Edward Brantwood Maufe KBE, R.A, F.R.I.B.A. (12 December 1882 – 12 December 1974) was an English architect and designer. He built private homes as well as commercial and institutional buildi...
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Guy Sigsworth
Guy Sigsworth is a British composer, producer and songwriter. During his career he has worked with many artists, including Seal, Björk, Goldie, Madonna, Britney Spears, Kate Havnevik, Imogen Heap, Beb...
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David Gayle
David Gayle MBE is a former dancer with The Royal Ballet and founder of the Yorkshire Ballet Seminars and first co-ordinator of the Royal Ballet Summer School.
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Willis Hall
Willis Edward Hall (6 April 1929 – 7 March 2005) was an English playwright and radio and television writer who drew on his working class roots in Leeds for much of his writing. His best-known wo...
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Arthur Dobson (cricketer)
Arthur Dobson (22 February 1854 – 17 September 1932) was an English first-class cricketer, who played two matches for Yorkshire in 1879, against the MCC and Surrey. A right-handed batsman and r...
Anthony Earnshaw
Anthony Earnshaw (9 October 1924 – 17 August 2001) was an English anarchist, artist, author, and illustrator.Earnshaw was born in Ilkley, West Yorkshire. His father, a watchmaker and jeweller, d...
List of people from Ilkley
This is a list of notable people who were born in or near, or have been residents of Ilkley, England.
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Alan Titchmarsh
Alan Fred Titchmarsh, MBE DL (born 2 May 1949) is an English gardener, broadcaster, and novelist. After working as a professional gardener and a gardening journalist, he established himself as a media...
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