77-year-old Jeanne Socrates became the oldest person to sail around the world solo, non-stop and unassisted on Sept. 7, 2019. (Black Press Media File Photo)

VIDEO: A selection of Greater Victoria’s top stories

A selection of stories for Nov. 19

These Greater Victoria stories for Nov. 19 are brought to you by Victoria Video Network (VVN).

Cirque du Soleil’s ice show Axel is coming to Victoria this spring. For more information on this story, click here.

Oak Bay High’s soccer turf is closed indefinitely due to plastic grass shedding into Bowker Creek. For more information on this story, click here.

Harbour authority honours Victoria sailor Jeanna Socrates for being the oldest person to sail around the world solo in an unassisted trip. For more information on this story, click here.

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