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Questions & Answers 2010

This week Jenny Monroe talks to

Kirsty Orr, 35, is the musical director of Lisburn Harmony Ladies Choir which she recently formed. 31/12/2010
Danielle McCormick, 26, is an up and coming artist. She graduated from the University of Ulster with a degree in Design Visual Communications in Jul 2008 and works in the Yellow Door in Lisburn. 17/12/2010
NATALIE Orr,16,from Lisburn is a lower sixth student at Hunterhouse College, studying English, History, Sociology and Biology. 10/12/2010
Clinton Kirkpatrick, 26, is a local painter/artist who recently moved home after six years living away. Travelling is a passion of his and he likes to do as often as possible. He loves art, colour and is fascinated by life. 03/12/2010
SINGER Donny Richmond, 49, from Nashville was recently in Lisburn promoting his new album 'Love to Ireland'. 26/11/2010
CEARA Gallagher, 38, from Lisburn is married to Steven and they have a 3 month old baby boy called Luca. She is a speech and Language Therapist working in South Eastern trust. 19/11/2010
JODY Devlin, 37 from Derriaghy, has been one of a select few hairdressers welcomed into the Fellowship for British Hairdressing. 12/11/2010
EMILY Thompson, 15, is a student at Laurelhill Community College. She recently was on work experience at the Star finding out more about journalism. 05/11/2010
James Stewart, 15, from Lisburn is a pupil at Fort Hill College and is studying for his GCSE's. 29/10/2010
Michelle Cunningham, 22, from Newtownards, was recently crowned Miss Oyster Pearl at the Hillsborough Oyster Festival. 22/10/2010
ANNE Blake, 52, is the Chairperson of the 'Carers Forum on Learning Disability', here in Lisburn. 15/10/2010
HELEN Smyth, 30, is a beauty therapist at Janette Kidd Beauty and Day Spa. Most recently she completed the Oonagh Boman Advanced fashion and photographic make-up course. 01/10/2010
Emma Bailie, 34, from Crumlin is a Day Care Manager working in mental health. She is preparing to trek along the Great Wall of China in aid of Action Cancer later this month with her friend Leanne. 24/09/2010
Julie Lavery, 32, is a well known face, and voice, in Lisburn having worked for several years in the Star's advertising department. She has moved this week to our sister title, Farming Life. 17/09/2010
Nicola Donald, 21, from Lambeg has just graduated with a degree in media. 03/09/2010
LISBURN man Mervyn Kinkead, 65, is aiming to do what no-one has ever done before - cross the Irish Sea to Scotland in a standard household tub. 20/08/2010
Rebecca McTier, is a 5th form pupil at Dunmurry High School and is currently preparing for her GCSE's. 13/08/2010
Irene McCaffrey, 57, from Moira, is a personal trainer and also runs fitness bootcamp in Moira and Lisburn and hopes to start up another bootcamp in Bangor next year. 06/08/2010
Elke Kelly, 26, is a N07 Consultant at Boots Bow Street where she has worked for 9 years. 30/07/2010
Daniel Henry, 17, is a sixth year pupil at Wallace High School about to start the final year of his A levels. 23/07/2010
Emma Edgar, 19, a model from Lambeg. She recently represented County Antrim in the Miss Ireland United Nations Pageant. 16/07/2010
LAWRENCE Chambers, 51, is employed by the Civil Service in the Architectural Unit of Properties Division. 09/07/2010
Mark Porter, 35, from Lisburn is a business partner of new cafe Molly's Parlour in Castle Street. 02/07/2010
Jay McCloskey, 24, is an International Burlesque performer. He currently takes burlesque classes in Hillsborough Village Centre. 25/06/2010
Michelle Stephens, 23, from Moira, is one of 21 graduating Textile Artists from the University of Ulster Belfast taking part in the annual student degree show running for two weeks in the School of Art and Design, UU Belfast, Textile Art Studio. 18/06/2010
Michael Collins, 22, is studying newspaper journalism at Belfast Metropolitan College and he also works part time in Dunne's Stores. 11/06/2010
LOWER Ballinderry apprentice Justin Guiney , 20, has been recognised at Northern Ireland's Apprentice of the Year Awards 2010. 04/06/2010
SAMANTHA Weightman (34) from Carryduff clinched the title of 'Winner of the Oonagh Boman Makeup School of Excellence Awards' 28/05/2010
NAOMI Fox, 22, from Glenavy is ready to take the fashion world by storm. She is currently studying Bsc Hons Fashion Management at Belfast Metropolitan College. 21/05/2010
STEPHANIE Nelson (24) works as a colour technician in Shane Bennett Hairdressing in Hillsborough and is a freelance makeup artist. 14/05/2010
MARK Armstrong, 22, from Carryduff is a Journalism student at Belfast Metropolitan College and was at the Star training recently. 07/05/2010
ANNA Cushnahan,16, from Lisburn, is a year 13 pupil at St. Louise's College. 23/10/2010
CARLA Boyd from Lisburn works full time in the Halifax and is also a part time Personal Assistant for award winning singer John McNicholl. 16/04/2010
PAT Rennix, 58, from Lisburn is the leading lady of Hillsborough Drama Group's Sam Cree play 'Don't tell the Wife' 09/04/2010
JOAN Cunningham recently resigned, after 22 years, as head of showjumping at Saintfield Show. 02/04/2010
TRACEY Crothers, 39, is Centre Manager at Maghaberry Community Centre. 26/03/2010
GEMMA Cheung, 25, originally from Moira moved to Dubai to become part of the Emirates Cabin Crew. 19/03/2010
ZARA Shaw, 24, from Ballynahinch, works in Lisburn and is also a successful model, who will once again be hitting the catwalk for Fashionweek 12/03/2010
NICHOLAS Salt, I5, from Maghaberry, is a GSCE student at Portadown Independent Christian School. 05/03/2010
KATHRYN McCann, 20, from Lisburn is currently a third year student in Queen's University Belfast studying Law with Politics. 26/02/2010
TAMLYN McNeilly, I6, from Seymour Hill is a pupil at Dunmurry High School. 19/02/2010
CONAL Corr, I7, is a member of Fusion Theatre 12/02/2010
EIMEAR McGlynn, I6, from Lisburn, spent a week at the Star on work experience. 05/02/2010
RACHEL Hynds, 17, from Hillsborough spent a week on work experience at the Star. 29/01/2010
EMMA Catney, 16, from Lisburn is a member of Fusion Theatre which will be performing the musical HMS Pinafore in the Island Centre in February. 22/01/2010
TREVOR Martin, 60, has been practising Reiki Healing and teaching for three and a half years. 15/01/2010
SEAN-PAUL Gilbride, 20, who reached the semi-finals of Northern Ireland's U-Factor competition. 08/01/2010
SARAH Hirsk, 31, lives in Dromore and is a travelling Massage Therapist, a Personal Trainer- and also a Fitness Instructor 01/01/2010