Dame Mary Peters DBE

Mary Peters was born in Liverpool, and at the age of 11 moved to Ballymena, Northern Ireland, which she regards as her roots. Through a strong work ethic, which remains her hallmark, Mary Peters converted a raw talent as an athlete into an international career spanning nearly two … Read More

Darren Gough

Darren started playing cricket as a boy when his Dad gave him an Ian Botham bat. Although his parents weren’t particularly sporty themselves, they encouraged and supported Darren in playing cricket and football. He had trials as a midfielder with Rotherham United, but decided to make cricket his … Read More

Dave Bassett

Dave Bassett is one of football’s most colourful characters.  A former player, he has made his name as a manager.  He has had spells in charge at Wimbledon, Watford, Sheffield United, Crystal Palace and at Nottingham Forest where he was appointed General Manager in March 1997. Dave made … Read More

David Duckham MBE

David Duckham was born in Coventry, and educated at King Henry VIII School. David Duckham combined grace and power to become one of England’s finest wingers, lighting up an otherwise dismal period for English rugby in which his team were often second best to the magnificent Welsh sides of the 70s. David … Read More

David Fairclough

David Fairclough, or ‘Super sub’, renowned for his memorable scoring exploits after stepping off the bench. The label is one Fairclough never relished but has learned to live with as he reflects on his massive medal haul. The flame-haired Liverpool-born raider joined the club during the Bill Shankly … Read More

David Gower

David Gower was coolness personified as an elegant left-handed batsman and he has taken this laidback style with him into his new life as a TV commentator. Kent-born David amassed 8,231 runs in 117 Tests at an average 44.25, and added another 3,170 in 114 One Day Internationals. … Read More

David Johnson

David Johnson served both Liverpool and Everton with great distinction and went on to win many honours’ through his career. Gaining International caps for England, one of which was against Argentina, with the great Maradona and England winning with Johnson scoring 2 goals.  Dave is considered as one … Read More

David Kendall

David Kendall is a former bank manager for Barclays Bank who is now a very popular after dinner speaker at dinners all round the country and abroad. He is Yorkshire born and bred – and proud of it! In the fifties, he was a chorister at York Minster … Read More

David Knight

David Knight is the Worlds Fastest Stage Hypnotist developing his own unique hypnotic induction that takes the volunteers to a hypnotic world where the impossible appears to be fact and reality disappears! David Knight has mesmerised audiences around the world, performing his amazing hypnotic laughter show in over 50 countries … Read More

Dean Saunders

In his football career Dean started at Swansea City, joined Cardiff City on loan before moving on to Brighton, Oxford United, Derby County, Liverpool, Galatasary, Nottingham Forest, Sheffield United, Benfica and Bradford City. He is currently working as assistant manager to Wales’s manager John Toshack and is appearing … Read More

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