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Marathon swimmer: ‘Giving up was the right thing to do’

A MILVERTON woman who was on course to be the first person in the world to achieve seven channel swims in a year recently attended a West End premier of a documentary about her that is now touring the country.

Single mum Beth French, 41, had completed four channel swims in different parts of the world as part of her Oceans7 challenge, when she stopped on the fifth – and walked away from the project for the sake of her son, Dylan.

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