Olympic Torch Bearer – William Anderson, Swindon Motorpark

William AndersonOn July 9th 2012 in Wallingford, William Anderson of Swindon Motorpark will bear the Olympic Torch through Wallingford.

William’s nomination story

William Anderson has been employed by Swindon Motor Park (part of Cambria Automobiles PLC) as a Technician/Workshop controller since 1984. In his spare time he has helped in the local community centre for 28 years as a voluntary/paid youth worker. The aim is to develop character and self-esteem in young people through sporting activities, residential weekends etc. William has also done outreach work with youngsters who do not attend the centre. William is or has been a member of the South West Indian Committee Group, the South West Coalition Racial Equality Group and the Stop and Search Steering Committee with the Wiltshire police. He has helped to organise the Swindon West Indian Carnival and has worked on a project with young people entitled ‘Street for Living’ in the Broadgreen area of its regeneration. William is a keen sportsman participating in athletics, cricket, karate, football and snooker/pool.

All the team at Swindon Motor park and Cambria Automobiles PLC are honoured to have one of our Associates carrying the Olympic Torch and very much look forward to the day.