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The Big Interview

Justin Tomlinson MP for North Swindon

BIG INTERVIEW: Unexpected job offer from No 10

Stefanie Vincent,

Getting to know our town by linking people to history at exhibits

Barrie Hudson column: Locking in on canal cash

Barrie Hudson column: Locking in on canal cash

The Big Interview: It was always my vocation to teach

The Big Interview: It was always my vocation to teach

Proud Pride of Swindon award winner John Paine, a bike mechanic who helped a community association. Picture: DAVE COX

Pride of Swindon award winner is the wheel deal

Liz Osborne outside Booth House with staff and residents

Homeless people rebuild their lives

Jo Heaven, the founder of the charity Empower

How Jo Heaven works miracles, little by little

Hannah Parry

Barrie Hudson column: Digging in to grow community spirit

Author and illustrator Steve Antony at work in his Old Town studio

Barrie HUdson column: Mastery in art of great storytelling

Steve Pickering, front

Mr Steve’s shop is so Top Drawer

Sean Goslin and his son, John

Long may they see us at the good guys

Peter Mallinson

Insight into world inspires volunteer

Railway enthusiast Kevin Shurmer

Showing plenty of Steam spirit

Jon James

History was key to design of UTC

Jean and Dennis Wyatt were delighted to be presented with a copy of their page in the Swindon Advertiser. Picture: STUART HARRISON

VIDEO: Christmas Appeal ... couple make headlines after lifetime behind the scenes

A very serious business

A very serious business

Sue Lee

THE BIG INTERVIEW: Offering hope to Swindon's sex workers

Highworth Warneford head John Saunders

THE BIG INTERVIEW: Putting excellence first in classroom

Cheryl Kelser

THE BIG INTERVIEW: Taking nursing to a different level

Lee Williams wants to set up a venue in Swindon for artists of any kind to use as a base for training

THE BIG INTERVIEW: Venue hunt’s been no trapeze-y task

Alan Nix MBE

THE BIG INTERVIEW: Give something back to society

Jeremy Redford

THE BIG INTERVIEW: A pillar of health

Steve Parsons

THE BIG INTERVIEW: It's a good life for a Rotarian

Marilyn Beale in Penhill Community Orchard

THE BIG INTERVIEW: Helping others is helping yourself

Jane Leo, principal of Tadpole Farm Primary Academy

THE BIG INTERVIEW: I still love learning

Nothing wasted in helping out others

THE BIG INTERVIEW: Nothing wasted in helping out others

Paul Holmes, of Holmes Music

THE BIG INTERVIEW: It's a record career for music man Paul

The Reverend Canon Simon Stevenette outside Christ Church

THE BIG INTERVIEW: In it for the long run - Barrie Hudson talks to the Reverend Canon Simon Stevenette

Sally Sprason says that she thrives on all the pressure and strict deadlines associated with elections

THE BIG INTERVIEW: Number 1 with a ballot

Angela Barker-Dench, Principal of UTC

THE BIG INTERVIEW: How to engineer a principal’s position

Kate Linnegar, secretary of the Swindon People’s Assembly

THE BIG INTERVIEW: Real faith in people power and committed to fairness

Swindon-born scientist Philippa Borrill, who is working on a project to improve the nutritional content of wheat

Young scientist set to feed the world

Stephen MacMahon, who campaigns for better a diabetes service in the town, pictured with the Inspire Award from Diabetes UK

THE BIG INTERVIEW: Educating diabetics to help themselves

Anita Basevi, a Neighbourhood Watch street co-ordinator, who wants more volunteers to get involved

THE BIG INTERVIEW: More help needed to watch over us

Nicole Calver and Paul Pearson

THE BIG INTERVIEW: Pub trade's far from dead - here's proof

Alan Wrixon, chairman of the Friends Of Swindon Arts Centre

THE BIG INTERVIEW: No spotlight for theatre stalwart

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