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December 14, 2012
The JST’s tall ship Lord Nelson has arrived in Rio de Janeiro and handed a London 2012 Paralympic Torch to a delegation of Brazilian Paralympians and dignitaries to convey the Paralympic spirit fostered during the London 2012 Games. Paralympic medallists from the UK and Brazil visited Lord Nelson to celebrate the ship’s arrival with a […]

December 2, 2012
“At 12:41:11 GMT on 22 November 2012 the big moment arrived; Lord Nelson’s bell rang out as the ship crossed the line into the southern hemisphere for the very first time. We watched as the GPS counted down the latitude to zero at the Equator and the ‘N’ changed to ‘S’.” extract from Lord Nelson’s […]

October 25, 2012
Cheered on by a crowd of supporters and serenaded by fire hoses, the tall ship Lord Nelson set off triumphantly from Southampton on Trafalgar Day (21 October), to sail around the world. Photo courtesy of Damien Burke The ship is crewed by people of mixed physical abilities, including wheelchair users, and will become the first […]

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