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SHEDNOTES 146: Going Wild For A Swim

One of The Shed’s old hacks has offered the following for the West Dartmoor Notes section of this blog … Thirty-odd years ago, maybe 40, the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents scored a few headlines one summer with … Continue reading

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Latest addition to the guides to Wild Swimming is Wild Swimming Italy by Michele Tamini.  She gave the Guardian a Top 10 selection on 26.04.14, at http://www.theguardian.com/travel/2014/apr/25/top-10-wild-swimming-locations-in-italy/ **

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 JEREMY CLARKSON AND ALL THAT Nodded my way through Marina Hyde’s comment on the latest “Clarkson affair” in Guardian of 3.4.14.  Full piece, plus 1500-plus comments, at   http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2014/may/02/revulsion-jeremy-clarkson-progressives-bigots/ Extracts: “Maybe race rows are cheaper by the dozen, in which … Continue reading

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Even more Wild Swimming

This goes with other Filofacts on Wild Swimming – duplications to be ironed out later. from article by Kate Rew and Margaret Drabble, The Guardian, May 24 2008 Fairy Pools, Glen Brittle, Skye. Park in the car park in Glenbrittle. … Continue reading

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