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In pictures: North Sea swimmers

Fancy dress swimmers charged into the North Sea for the Aberdeen Lions Club "Nippy Dipper" event.

Fancy dress swimmers charged into the North Sea for the Aberdeen Lions Club "Nippy Dipper" event on Boxing Day.

All modes of transport - and dress sense - were welcomed at the event.

All modes of transport - and dress sense - were welcomed at the event.

It was jolly hockey sticks all round for these hardy souls as they frolicked in the North Sea.

It was jolly hockey sticks all round for these hardy souls as they frolicked in the North Sea.

The hardy entrants quite literally made a splash in order to raise charity cash

The hardy entrants quite literally made a splash in order to raise charity cash.

Smiles were broad as some people began to escape the water, as others struggled to still get in

Smiles were broad as some people began to escape the water, as others struggled to still get in.

About 100 entrants looked relieved to escape the bitter cold of the North Sea

About 100 entrants looked relieved to escape the bitter cold of the North Sea.

Keith England raised hundreds of pounds - but joked that his home-made bike's engine flooded

Keith England raised hundreds of pounds - but joked that his home-made bike's engine flooded.



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Nippy dippers make a cash splash
26 Dec 07 |  North East/N Isles



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