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12 famous people who went to school in Buckinghamshire

PUBLISHED: 10:31 16 March 2015 | UPDATED: 10:07 20 March 2015

Sir Richard Branson (Photo by Paul Kane/Getty Images)

Sir Richard Branson (Photo by Paul Kane/Getty Images)

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Celebrities and other famous figures who went to school in Buckinghamshire

If you went to school with a celebrity or know someone who did, comment below, tweet us @buckslifemags or get in touch via facebook.com/berksandbucks. Did you spot their star potential at the time or have they developed it throughout their career?

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Comedian Jimmy Carr, Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley and TV presenter Ulrika Jonsson were all educated at Burnham Grammar School.

Businessman Richard Branson and actor/novelist David Niven both attended Stowe School in Buckingham.

Comedian Noel Fielding and actress Veronica Carlson both went to Buckinghamshire New University.

James Corden (actor/comedian) - Holmer Green Senior School

Fern Britton (TV presenter) - Dr Challoner’s High School.

Andrew Strauss, (cricketer) - Caldicott School.

Fabian Delph (footballer) - The Grange School in Aylesbury

Heston Blumenthal (chef) - John Hampden Grammar School in High Wycombe.

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Social Media Reaction

@shooting__star told us “I went to the same school as Theo Walcott, but he was 3 years above me.”

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