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The women boxers of Gleason’s Gym- a photo paper

Tim Knox visited New Yorks famous Gleasons Gym to photograph some of the six female world-wide champions who train there and find out about what motivates them and some of their fellow female regulars at the establishment In 1982, Bruce Silverglade, in his 30 s at the time, is entered into partnership with Ira Becker, the second largest owned of …

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The shiverings and excites of joyful plunges

Image copyright Owen Richards Image caption Porthcawl’s Christmas Swim is over 50 years old Christmas is traditionally a day for family and overindulging on mince pies, hitherto there has also been a surge in the notoriety of holiday swims. Thousands of beings take the plunge at beaches all over Wales, with equal amounts meeting to watch the sight of fancy-dressed …

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Good overseas interrupts at Christmas and new time: readers’ expedition gratuities

Our tipsters disappear cold turkey on the traditional British Christmas in search of ice hotels, a lantern gala, exotic wildlife and traditional marketplaces, from Brittany to the Japanese alps Winning tip: east African wildlife trip Last year we invested 25 December in Giraffe Manor, in a suburbium of Nairobi, where giraffes poked their brains through the windows go looking for …

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