Seven-year-old swims 21 miles to raise money for Syria

A seven-year-old boy swims 21 miles to help other children.

Joseph Purcell decided to act after seeing television pictures from war-torn Syria.

So the youngster, who is from Wokingham, persuaded sponsors to back him as he tackled a distance equivalent to the English Channel.


Boy raises cash for Syria

A seven-year-old boy has swum 21 miles to help children in Syria.