Londoner to paddle board the Hudson River

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Londoner to paddle board the Hudson River

A woman from Croydon will this week begin what has been described as a challenge of a lifetime, by attempting to paddle board the length of the Hudson River in the state of New York.

Having previously crossed the English Channel, Lizzie Carr's new journey aims to highlight the issue of plastic pollution.

America is one of the world's biggest consumers of single use plastics.

You can track Lizzie's journey at

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