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British man dies in France after trying to swim Channel
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British man dies in France after trying to swim Channel

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'Miracle sailor' survives 15-hour swim to safety

An amateur sailor has left the French public gobsmacked this week by swimming through sometimes freezing waters for 15 hours, after falling from his boat off the coast of south-western France. The 52-year-old said his children were the secret to his miraculous survival.