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Izaak Walton
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Mark Bright
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Oliver Lodge
Phil Taylor
Reginald Pole
Richard Garnett
Robbie Williams
Samuel Johnson
Sarah Willingham
Stan Collymore
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T E Hulme
Vera Brittain
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