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    UK - Channel swimmer Nick Thomas dies in second attempt

    Daily Mail:

    Experienced Channel swimmer dies after getting into difficulties 16 hours into attempt to complete crossing for second time

    Nick Thomas was attempting to swim the English Channel for second time
    Experienced swimmer set off from Dover, Kent around 5.15am on Saturday
    He got into difficulty around 16 hours later and was taken to Calais hospital
    Endurance athlete, who successfully crossed Channel in 2014, later died
    His family said the 'devoted father-of-two' died 'doing something he loved'
    more, with pictures, at link

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