List of people from Barrow-in-Furness

List of people from Barrow-in-Furness

This is a list of notable people who were born in or have been residents of the town of Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, England. The demonym of Barrow is Barrovian.

(Bold = born in Barrow)








Rugby league

Other sports


Fictional characters



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  2. ^ "Glenn Cornick". The Official Jethro Tull Website. Retrieved 2007-08-07. 
  3. ^ "Metalist Magazine". Retrieved 2009-01-10. 
  4. ^ "Thomas Round". Boise State University. Retrieved 2007-08-07. 
  5. ^ "Constance Spry / Florist, Author + Social Reformer (1886 - 1960)". Design Museum. Retrieved 2007-08-04. 
  6. ^ "Keith Tyson Biography". British Council. Retrieved 2007-08-04. [dead link]
  7. ^ Jardine, Cassandra (2003-11-03). "'Diabetes is not as simple as it appears'". The Daily Telegraph (London). Retrieved 2007-08-07. 
  8. ^ "Nigel Kneale". London: The Times. 2006-11-02. p. 71. Retrieved 2007-02-08. 
  9. ^ Greenstreet, Rosanna (2006-05-10). "My Home: Dave Myers of the Hairy Bikers". The Independent (London: Independent News & Media). Retrieved 2007-08-07. 
  10. ^ "Peter Purves in the Theatre". Retrieved 2007-08-04. 
  11. ^ "Karen's sketch show opens". North West Evening Mail (CN Group). 2007-06-11. Archived from the original on 2007-09-26. Retrieved 2007-07-25. 
  12. ^ "Wayne makes Wembley History". North West Evening Mail (CN Group). 2007-05-21. Archived from the original on 2007-09-26. Retrieved 2007-08-07. 
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  15. ^ "Player Report - Harry Hadley". Retrieved 2007-07-21. 
  16. ^ Dastafshan, Afshin. "Shana Haji, the first Iranian player in Scotland". Persian Mirror. Retrieved 2007-06-21. 
  17. ^ "Emlyn Hughes Obituary". (London: The Daily Telegraph). 2004-11-11. Retrieved 2007-07-08. 
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  19. ^ "Frank McPherson". Archived from the original on 2007-09-29. Retrieved 2007-07-21. 
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  22. ^ Pike, Richard; Poutianinen, Marko (1999). "Stevens, Gary 1981-88". Hall of Fame. ToffeeWeb. Retrieved 2007-07-08. 
  23. ^ "Gardner out for indefinite period". BBC News. 2007-04-27. Retrieved 2007-07-21. 
  24. ^ Burke, David (2006-03-11). "A Welcome MAT For My Mate ADE; HUDDERSFIELD GIANTS V ST HELENS, TOMORROW, KICK-OFF 3PM". Daily Mirror (Mirror Group Newspapers): p. 57. "Mat, brought up in Barrow with Ade, said:"It's always been a dream of mine to play against my elder brother and this could be the time it becomes a reality. There's also a big chance we could be meeting head-on on the wing and that would be fantastic. I was pleased with my performance at Wakefield, I just hope Jon Sharp was pleased too - that's obviously the key to me playing against Saints."" 
  25. ^ "Vickerstown Cricket Club, Walney". North West Evening Mail. 2006-01-26. Archived from the original on 2007-09-26. Retrieved 2007-06-21. 
  26. ^ Fagan, Sean. "Rugby League History - Interview with Phil Jackson". Retrieved 2007-08-04. 
  27. ^ Hadfield, Dave (2007-01-15). "Jim Lewthwaite - Independent Online Edition > Obituaries". The Independent (London). Retrieved 2007-08-04. 
  28. ^ Oakes, P.(2004). British Speedway Who's Who. ISBN 0-948882-81-6
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  31. ^ "Maurice Flitcroft - Obituary". The Daily Telegraph (London). 2007-03-31. Retrieved 2007-08-07. 
  32. ^ "BBC - History - War Diary of Nella Last". BBC. 2001-07-01. Retrieved 2007-08-04. 
  33. ^ "The Rev Sir Derek Pattinson". The Independent (London). 2006-10-17. Retrieved 2010-05-08. 
  34. ^ Sale, Johnathon (2006-09-07). "Passed/Failed: An education in the life of Dame Stella Rimington, former MI5 boss". The Independent (London: Independent News & Media). Retrieved 2007-08-04. 

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