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Nicola Thornton

Nicola Thornton

Nicola Thornton is a professional journalist from the UK who came to Barcelona for some time out a decade ago, and ended up staying. Having written for the British press and various magazines, she now has a full-time job writing for the international business press, and facilitates a creative writing course in her spare time.

British metro runner gives us an insight into racing through the city, under ground more

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Interview: Duncan Campbell

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Nicola Thornton interviews app designer Duncan Campbell more

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Nicola Thornton interviews TEFL teacher Melissa Pritchard as she travels all the way from Barcelona to Oregon on her bike more

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Ed Smallfield

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Nicola Thornton chats with American poet Ed Smallfield more

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Josefina Estrada Nora Boston

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We caught up with award-winning Maltese-cutey Josefina Estrada Nora Boston to ask her what life is like for a dog in the lime light. more

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MC, events organiser, simultaneous interpreter, professional basketballer—Eddy Vidal has done it all more

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Dr Josep Sánchez de Toledo

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Nicola Thornton chats with Dr Josep Sánchez de Toledo, Head of Pediatric Oncology and Hematology at Vall d'Hebron Hospital, who has been named Catalan of the Year 2012 more

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Nicole Thornton interviews Iñigo de Basterrechea Meunier, Managing Director, Corporate Banking. more

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Anthony Llobet

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Nicola Thornton interviews Anthony Llobet, owner of five salons around Barcelona. more

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Interview: Zoe Queally

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Nicola Thornton interviews Zoe Queally, a physiotherapist from the UK. more

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Stephen Illing

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Shaken not stirred—Barcelona's very own Mr. Bond talks to us about his double life more

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Nicky Smyth

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We interview British plumber and Barcelona resident Nicky Smyth about what drew her to the city and how she became involved in her profession more

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Nicola Thornton interviews women's rights activist Maria Palomares Arenas about the feminist movement in Spain and around the world more

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Helen Vass

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Nicola Thornton speaks with Scottish baker and cooking tutor, Helen Vass more

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Thomas Noone

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We talk to British dancer and choreographer Thomas Noone to discuss making it to the top of the Barcelona dance scene more

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Colin McElwee

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Nicola Thornton talks to Colin McElwee, Manager Director of Worldreader more

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Robert Masih Nahar

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Vice-president and director of Cricket Catalunya, Robert Masih Nahar, talks to Nicola Thornton about the future of the sport in Spain more

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Madalina Pirvan

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Romanian multidisciplinary artist Madalina 'Mad' Pirvan gives us her thoughts on Barcelona more

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Mª Helena de Felipe Lehtonen

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Mª Helena de Felipe is an employment lawyer and the founder and president of AFAEMME, an organisation that brings together female entrepreneurs from around the Mediterranean more

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Hollis Duncan

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Nicola Thornton catches up with American Grassroots bike racer, Hollis Duncan, who is hoping to raise the profile of cyclocross riding in Barcelona more

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