Jennifer Jardine and Phoebe Frere nominated former Olympic Gymnast Stan Wild to be a torchbearer. Here they explain to Calendar just why he deserves the honour.
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A boy who was bullied for being overweight is looking forward to proving the bullies wrong by carrying the Olympic Torch through Mansfield.