In the 1920s, many doubted that a woman could swim the Channel, until one attempt.
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7/10 Lee Mattinson's quirky comedy drama inspired by his first full-time job. (R)
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A naval chef plans a grand farewell dinner, just as his son is sent to the Iraq war.
By Ruth Rendell. Dark tale of passion, simmering jealousy and revenge in the suburbs. (R)