Photoblog: The delights (and mankinis) of Redcar’s Boxing Day dip

Most people grab a lie-in followed by a cuppa and a few Christmas chocs on Boxing Day. Not folk in the North East of England.

At 11am on Redcar beach, 500 crazy Teesiders jumped into the freezing North Sea cheered on by ten times that number. The upside? Nearly £80,000 raised for charity. The downside? Witnessing the tight-fitting mankinis on show. Here’s my pics.

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