Newsnight presenter Emily Maitlis, seen here on a return trip to her old school, King Edward VII, with headteacher Bev Jackson and chair of governors Carolyn Leary, was actually born in Canada but grew up in Sheffield. She hit the headlines recently for her interview with Prince Andrew over his relationship with billionaire sex offender Jeffrey Epstein.
Newsnight presenter Emily Maitlis, seen here on a return trip to her old school, King Edward VII, with headteacher Bev Jackson and chair of governors Carolyn Leary, was actually born in Canada but grew up in Sheffield. She hit the headlines recently for her interview with Prince Andrew over his relationship with billionaire sex offender Jeffrey Epstein.

10 famous people you probably didn't realise are from Sheffield

Lots of names spring to mind when you think about famous Sheffielders – but here are some well-known faces you may not realise are from the Steel City.

Thursday, 11th March 2021, 3:00 pm

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