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Alex Ellis-RoswellA 22 year old British man who is walking around the UK and Ireland to raise money for the RNLI entirely along the coast is in Kerry at the moment.

Alex Ellis-Roswell set off on his journey from Kent in England 568 days ago; he hopes to return home in 2018.

Alex lives off 5 pound a day and stays in a tent; except when he is offered accommodation by the generosity of strangers.

Along his journey he stops at the various RNLI stations around the coast dropping off the money he has raised.

To date he has raised over 14,000 euro for the RNLI.

He will be walking the coast of Kerry over the next few weeks.

Speaking to Radio Kerry Mr Roswell explains how far he has walked to date: