A woman from Somerset has made history by becoming the first person to swim from Cornwall to the Scillies.
Beth French, who's from Milverton, set off from Porthcurno yesterday lunchtime. She arrived on St Mary's this morning, completing the swim in 17 hours and 28 minutes. She said via twitter "I have an awesome body - mission completed!".
A woman who used to suffer from the debilitating illness ME is trying to become the first person in the world to swim the 26 miles from Land's End to the Isles of Scilly.
Beth French from Milverton in Somerset had to use a wheelchair when she was a teenager but says when she recovered she found she had so much energy she wanted to make the most of it. She trains by towing her five year old son behind her in a dinghy.
The Team England Swimming squad for this summer's Commonwealth Games in Glasgow will be announced later this morning. As many as seven members of the Bath University Intensive Training Centre are expected to be included.