Boxing Day dips...only the brave!

Hardy souls took the plunge today, for traditional Boxing Day dips.

Shivering dippers raise Boxing Day charity cash

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A chill winds blows at Folkestone, but it fails to deter Boxing Day dippers Credit: David McDine

The traditional Boxing Day dip attracted more than 100 hardy souls. It was organised by the Folkestone Lions Club. Lots of money was raised by the sunbathers in fancy dress.

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Their word is their bond....fancy dress was the order of the day at Folkestone Credit: David McDine
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The beach was packed on Boxing Day Credit: David McDine

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