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Local Election Celebrations and the Kings Coronation 6th May 2023

Ahead of King Charles III Coronation, the local elections on 5th May, 2023 brought celebrations for Labour up and down the country. In Loughborough, Dr. Julie Bradshaw MBE secured a fourth term of office as one of the three successful...

Dr. Julie Bradshaw MBE Opens Pool With Re Enactment of Peter Kay’s Iconic Commercial ‘Top Bomber’

FAMOUS faces from the world of professional swimming made a splash at the launch of a new £400,000 pool at a Blackpool hotel this week.   Hotel Sheraton unveiled its refurbished leisure facilities in memorable style – by recreating the...

BBC Radio Lancs 26th July 2021: Nishma Hindocha & Julie Bradshaw MBE – Adam Peaty MBE Olympic Gold

Nishma Hindocha of BBC Radio Lancashire spoke with Dr Julie Bradshaw MBE on the day that Adam Peaty MBE became the first British Man to retain an Olympic title with his Gold for Team GB in the Men's 100m Breaststroke...

Dr. Julie Bradshaw MBE talks with Gilly and Shigufta on BBC Radio Lancashire 3rd April, 2021

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Gilly (John Gilmore) and Shigufta of BBC Radio Lancashire speak with Dr. Julie Bradshaw MBE, a Performance and Mindset Business Coach about Open Water Swimming, it's benefits and how Julie is able to help people in all walks of life...

Blackpool Pier Swim a Red Bull Top Ten Iconic Event

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The Blackpool Pier to Pier Open Water Swim has just been listed as a top ten iconic event by Red Bull. In 2019 the Pier swim takes place on 27th July and is open to both wetsuit and non-wetsuited swimmers....

BBC Radio Leicester ‘INSIDE SPORT’ 17th September 2019

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On 17th September 2019 long distance swimmer Dr. Julie Bradshaw MBE, joined Andy Thomson and Jonny Walton on the Panel of 'Inside Sport' hosted by Adam Whitty at BBC Radio Leicester.

Radio Five Live Sarah Thomas Epic 4 Way English Channel Swim 17th Sept 2019

On 17th September 2019 Sarah Thomas from USA swam into the record books by completing the first 4 Way swim of the English Channel.

English Channel Swim 40th Anniversary

18th August 2019 | Tags:

On 19th August 1979, Blackpool school girl Julie Bradshaw became the fastest British Junior to swim the English Channel aged only 15 in 10 hours and 9 minutes..