Arctic Expedition - North Pole
Charles Burton, 39 (left) and Sir Ranulph Fiennes, 37 in the Arctic winter darkness. They are part of the British Transglobe Expedition which is in serious danger of being forced back just a short distance from the North Pole, because of a fire in it's support base at Alert Base, Northern Canada. Leader Sir Ranulph, and Burton are now stranded in temperatures of minus 40c without transport, 450 miles from the Pole with just a weeks supply of food and water.
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AIDS Charities Diana
The Princess of Wales shaking hands with William Drake, a patient at London Lighthouse Aids Centre. * 23/11/2000: The Prince of Wales toured the Aids charity where he met HIV patients once used to receiving surprise visits from Diana, Princess of Wales. Diana was credited with changing public attitude to the condition by being unafraid to touch and hug the dying.