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Earlier this week Richard Fox broke the news that a mysterious stomach bug was rampant on Lundy island, at this forum thread here. This was picked up by a BBC journalist, Jo Irving, who registered at and has now written a news piece about the outbreak quoting several climbers who contributed to the thread. You can read it here at the BBC.

Jo, this "rock climbers' web forum" you quote is called

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14 Sep, 2007
A news item about news! Pretty cool though.
14 Sep, 2007
it's good to know that the world's media know where to come for their climbing news! hurrah!
14 Sep, 2007
You dont even get a link over on the right!
14 Sep, 2007
okay. Was just trying to be cheerful. <adopts sombre pose> <slumps off> :-)
14 Sep, 2007
The tentacles of the fourth estate are everywhere. Watching, waiting, listening, misspelling....
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