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Thursday, April 13, 2006

Paralysed Woman to Cross Greenland Icecap

A paralysed woman is making history by trekking across Greenland in a converted wheelchair.
Karen Darke, 34, from Grantown-on-Spey, who has been paralysed since a climbing accident in 1993, will make the 600km crossing of the Greenland ice cap in temperatures of -30C and below.

Click here to read the full story by Helen Archer.