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Surfers, swimmers hit the waves on France's west coast as lockdown eases


At the surfing hotspot of Lacanau on France's west coast, surfers and swimmers alike hit the waves as beaches begin to gradually reopen on the first weekend since France eased coronavirus lockdown restrictions on May 11. IMAGES

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