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Television (TV) References

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Music references

References to Billericay can be found in a range of songs and popular music.

Notable people

Billericay has been home to numerous notable celebrities, politicians, journalists and other notable characters.

  • Neal Asher, science fiction writer, born in Billericay
  • Francis Thomas Bacon, British engineer, born in Billericay
  • Lee Barnard, English football player, went to school in Billericay
  • Peter Bone, British politician, born in Billericay
  • Daniel Corbett, British TV weather forecaster, lived in Billericay as child
  • Andy Coulson, Journalist and political strategist
  • Lee Evans, Comedian, went to school and lives in Billericay
  • Barbara Follett, British politician, lived in Billericay as child
  • Mark Foster, British swimmer, born in Billericay
  • David Gandy, English model (Dolce & Gabbana advertising)
  • Teresa Gorman, politician, former Member of Parliament
  • Lee Harrison, English football player, born in Billericay
  • Chris Haywood, Australian actor/producer, born in Billericay
  • Perry McCarthy, Former F1 driver
  • Christopher Martin, Mayflower pilgrim, lived in Billericay before his pilgrimage
  • Alison Moyet, British pop singer, born in Billericay
  • Richard Osman, TV Personality ("Pointless Friend" on BBC show Pointless), born in Billericay
  • Kevin Painter, British darts player, born in Billericay
  • Paul Parker,[13] was raised in Billericay and lived there when he became a professional football player.
  • Gemma Ray, British musician, singer, composer and producer, was raised in Billericay
  • Stewart Robson, former English football player, born in Billericay
  • Russell Tovey, British actor, has Billericay as his hometown[14]
  • Patrick W. Welch, English-American painter, born in Billericay
  • Charlie Wernham, Comedian and comedy actor born and lives in Billericay
  • Ben Wheatley, Film director who was born in Billericay

Information sourced from Wikipedia - Billericay


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