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Halfway high fives!!!

Just realised I’m more than halfway through my swim the channel challenge. This calls for ice cream!!!! Huzzah.

Fitness

That time I swam the Channel (not really, but sort of!)

Sometimes it’s healthy to realise you have enough going on in your life to not add any more complications, and sometimes it’s a great idea to challenge yourself a little. 324 more words

Fitness

Between England and France, Portsmouth to Caen

The boarding opens and I head through a first check, along with a mix of teenagers and American tourists accompanied by a guide who has trouble keeping them all together. 756 more words

Normandy

What goes around: the Channel tunnel

As Le Shuttle whisks me across to France this morning, I am reminded that this month marks the 20th anniversary of the Channel tunnel. Yet the first plans for a tunnel between England and France were actually drawn up over 200 years ago. 277 more words

France