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Formal portraits of the ‘Short Walk in the Gambian Bush’ 2009 expedition team by Jason Florio

When we returned to Makasutu, in The Gambia, West Africa, from our Short Walk in the Gambian Bush in December 2009, after 6 weeks in the bush, Florio took formal portraits of the expedition team, of course, our four-legged members: … Continue reading

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Formal portraits of the ‘Short Walk’ 2009 expedition team by Jason Florio

When we returned to Makasutu, in The Gambia, West Africa, from our Short Walk in the Gambian Bush in December 2009, after 6 weeks in the bush, Florio took formal portraits of the expedition team, of course, our four-legged members: … Continue reading

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‘You people cannot walk, you only move in cars’ The Independent newspaper- Travel

A little more background on our previous expedition – ‘A Short Walk in the Gambian Bush’ When we returned from our 930km walk around The Gambia in 2009, Florio was commissioned by The Independent, a British national newspaper, in London, … Continue reading

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Yellowbrick™ Tracking devices are on board for sponsorship with their ‘YB3’!

We just received confirmation from Yellowbrick™ that they will be sponsoring the River Gambia Expedition 2012 with a YB3 Tracking Device – ‘Yellowbrick3 has been designed to withstand the harshest of environments. And with our heritage in offshore racing, you … Continue reading

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The things we get up to… BBC Radio 4 – ‘Excess Baggage’ – Walking in Madeira, Europe and Gambia

When we returned from our ‘A Short Walk in the Gambian Bush – a 930km African odyssey’ expedition, we were invited onto John McCarthy’s ‘Excess Baggage’ program on BBC Radio 6 Because we had actually returned to New York by … Continue reading

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Action Stations – all things production (and dodgy cell phone reception). Setting up the office in the UK

Saturday 16th June, 2012 A week or so ago, we arrived, from our home in New York, to a beautiful, warm, sunny day in London. But, since then, we’ve had rain, rain, a glimpse of the sun and then…well, more … Continue reading

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Photo Editor, Stella Kramer’s Interview with Helen Jones-Florio – for Stellazine – about her 2009 Expedition

Stellazine When we returned to New York, from our ‘Short Walk in The Gambian Bush – a 930km African odyssey‘, Stella approached me about interviewing me for her blog. She wanted her readers to know how I felt, for example, … Continue reading

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