This week our popular nostalgia quiz focuses on Oldham – the home of heavy industry, comedy double act Cannon and Ball and a professional football club with a proud history.
A number of Coronation Street stars, including Pat Phoenix and Barbara Knox, took to the stage with Oldham Repertory Company and actors Eric Sykes, Christopher Biggins, Anne Kirkbride, Shobna Gulati and Olivia Cooke all come from the town.
Other notable people from Oldham include presenter Nick Grimshaw, actor and entertainer Bernard Cribbins, and physicist and science educator Brian Cox.
How well do you know the famous faces of Oldham? Why not test your knowledge in our quiz and compare your score with friends.
Comedy duo Tommy Cannon and Bobby Ball, pictured, met as welders at the Crane Fruehauf factory in Oldham. When was their first TV show broadcast on LWT?
Oldham actor Bernard Cribbins played which character on the BBC sci-fi series Doctor Who from 2007 to 2010?
Barbara Knox, pictured, suffered a wardrobe malfunction when her zip broke on stage at Oldham Rep in 1964. She wore a dress with buttons for the rest of the play’s run! When did she start playing popular character Rita as a full-time cast member on Coronation Street?
She made a previous one-off appearance in 1964