REVEALED: Famous people you probably don’t know are from or lived in Peterborough

It was at Oundle School that Iron Maiden singer Bruce Dickinson first developed a passion for heavy rock. Photo: PA ENGEMN00120120528085137
It was at Oundle School that Iron Maiden singer Bruce Dickinson first developed a passion for heavy rock. Photo: PA ENGEMN00120120528085137

Peterborough and the surrounding area has been home to and the birth place of many noteworthy names and famous faces over the years.

Many will be fully aware that pop-sensation and JLS star Aston Merrygold is from the city, but did you know all of these faces are from Peterborough and the immediate hinterland too!

We Peterborians are in esteemed company! Full list here.