The Venerable Bede, later to be known as Saint Bede.                       Catherine Cookson, Author of many books.

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Charles Mark Palmer, shipbuilder and industrialist.                                            Ellen Wilkinson, Politician

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Steve Cram, Modern day Olympian.                                                Alan Price, musician

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John Miles, rock musician, singer and song writer.      Sir Patrick Stewart, actor and captain of the Starship Enterprise

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