07/09/2011 11:05 BST | Updated 07/11/2011 05:12 GMT

David Walliams Pushes Through The Pain

Doubts were cast over his ability to complete the grueling 140-mile swim after he was struck down with a stomach bug.

But David Walliams is pushing through his pain to continue swimming making a slow, but steady pace.

Before a short break this lunchtime the comedian had completed five miles this morning.