Photo Gallery In local library. Paragon Bookshop in Sidmouth. What a lovely man! So kind and interested in what we do at the NLO. My hero. That drumming of his is sublime. Loved him since 1976. Me with a real live astronaut. Steve Swanson is a real hero and inspiring man. A day to remember. The day Brian came to open the new Connaught Dome and I shared a viewing of sunspots through the Lockyer telescope with him. He was a delight to talk to.