SINCE Flashback Thursday's launch in 2017, I've featured several selections of famous faces who have visited Basingstoke over the years. Here is another selection. Have you met a famous visitor? Why not send your photos to

In 1971, pop star Gilbert O' Sullivan was the first DJ to perform at the Birds Nest Club in Victoria Street.

Opportunity Knocks star Hughie Green opened the new town centre Woolwoths in 1970.

When he hosted the BBC's Going Live programme, Phillip Schofield treated his fans to a Q&A session at the Warner Brothers Cinema in 1990.

More recently stars have visited Festival Place to plug their books and other ventures.

Radio 1 DJ Chris Moyles popped into Waterstones in Wesley Walk when his first autobiography launched in 2007

Comedy stars Matt Lucas and David Walliams also popped into town around 2007 to plug their BBC series Little Britain. They chatted with fans and signed books and DVD's.