1. Jools Holland
Jools Holland is a musician and, amongst other things, is known for presenting the TV show “Later…With Jools Holland”. He lives in the village of Cooling. Whilst presenting the TV show, The Tube, on live TV in the 80s, he uttered the phrase “be there, or be an ungroovey fucker”.
2. Joe Pasquale
Joe Pasquale is a comedian, actor and TV presenter and is known to live in Higham. He was crowned “King of the Jungle”. He also has a squeaky voice.
3. Zandra Rhodes
Zandra Rhodes was born in Chatham and studied at the Medway College of Art. She comes up with fashion such as this.
You can buy products by Zandra Rhodes here.
4. Kelly Brook
Kelly Brook was born and raised in Rochester where she went to the Thomas Aveling school. She has been on shows such as The Big Breakfast as you can see here.
You can browse and buy Kelly Brook’s merchandise, such as calendars and DVDs, here.
Photo credit: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19436326
5. Lee Ryan
Lee Ryan was born in Chatham and is a former member of the boyband, Blue.
6. Pete Tong
DJ Pete Tong was born in Dartford and went to King’s School in Rochester. He is probably most famous for the phrase “It’s all gone Pete Tong”.
7. Charles Dickens
Charles Dickens’ family lived in Chatham and he also lived in Gads Hill Place, Higham. A number of locations in Medway feature in his books. OK, it’s unlikely that you will see him around Medway at the moment 😉
You can browse books and DVDs of Charles Dickens’ work here.