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Diver swims 4 hours to safety

John Mallard, a 62 year old diver from Scotland, had to swim 4 hours to safety after being swept away in heavy seas.

A major rescue was launched with lifeboats and helicopters, but Mr Mallard managed to swim for 4 hours to shore and dial the emergency services.

An amazing story of survival.

Full story available at the Scotsman.com News

Stephan Whelan
Stephan Whelanhttps://www.deeperblue.com
Stephan is the Founder of DeeperBlue.com. His passion for the underwater world started at 8 years old with a try-dive in a hotel pool on holiday that soon formulated into a lifelong love affair with the oceans. In 1996 he set up DeeperBlue.com and has grown the site to be the most popular diving website and community in the world.

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