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Gherkin diving suit climb

Charity fundraiser Lloyd Scott MBE will climb all 38 floors of the building whilst wearing a deep sea diving suit.

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Charity diving suit climb at Gherkin

The gherkin in London Credit: REUTERS/Luke MacGregor

A charity fundraiser is set to climb all 1,037 steps inside the Gherkin whilst wearing a 1940s deep diving suit today to raise money for charity.

Lloyd Scott MBE will wear the 140lbs suit as he climbs all 38 of the Gherkin's floors as part of his own Britain's Personal Best challenge later this morning.

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