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In pictures: Runner returns home

The runner said her achievement did not compare to many others

The runner said her achievement did not compare to many others

Rosie Swale Pope pulls her trailer on the last mile of her 20,000 mile trek

Rosie Swale Pope pulls her trailer on the last mile of her 20,000 mile trek

A team of people escorted Rosie on the last part of her marathon

A team of people escorted Rosie on the last part of her marathon

A friend acts as traffic officer as Rosie travels the last mile home

A friend acts as traffic officer as Rosie travels the last mile home

Crossing the finishing line after 20,000 miles

Crossing the finishing line after 20,000 miles

Rosie was welcomed across the finishing line at Tenby

Rosie was welcomed across the finishing line at Tenby

Hundreds of people gathered in Tenby to greet the runner

Hundreds of people gathered in Tenby to greet the runner

Decorations were hung outside the runner's home

Decorations were hung outside the runner's home

Rosie's 87-year-old mother Marianne Griffin travelled from Ireland to welcome her home

Rosie's 87-year-old mother Marianne Griffin travelled from Ireland to welcome her home

Rosie's son James Swale said he was relieved to have her home

Rosie's son James Swale said he was relieved to have her home

Home at last Rosie Swale Pope with a bouquet of flowers on her doorstep in Tenby

Home at last - Rosie Swale Pope with a bouquet of flowers on her doorstep in Tenby




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