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​21 more fascinating facts about Tamworth: James Bond stars, old…

8 Nov 14

Think you know all there is to know about Tamworth? Here are 21 more fascinating facts about our ancient town that may surprise you 1.

During World War Two actor Michael Goodliffe, who was raised in Appleby Magna, was a prisoner of war with Desmond Llewelyn, who went on to play Q in the Bond movies. Twenty years later Goodliffe himself appeared in a Bond film, The Man with the Golden Gun.2.Medieval Tamworth was a filthy place. In 1337 a man called…


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