Number 6 was induced into making his raft, unable as he was to resist the attempt of crossing the
Sadly sometime after the 18th day into the race Number Six collapsed aboard his raft and M.S Polotska, a support boat to the Atlantic raft race, pulled along side the raft and Number Six was able to scramble aboard, and was eventually returned here to the village by air. Yet we applaud Number Six's gallant attempt, and wish him better luck next time.
Reporter No. 113
Photographs from The Department of Visual Records.