Aquarium and creatures given annual scrub and clean

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A deep clean is underway at London's Sea Life Aquarium, with the creatures and their surroundings being given a scrub. The clean takes place every January involving teams of specialist divers and aquarium staff.

Ray makes way for the glass to be cleaned Credit: PA Wire
Tubby the Gentoo Penguin Credit: PA Wire
One of the 20 Terrapins gets a well-deserved shell scrub Credit: PA Wire
Betty, an inquisitive Bowmouth Guitar Shark Credit: PA Wire
Lily, a Lobster makes off with a scrubbing brush Credit: PA Wire
Shark floats above the specialist cleaner Credit: PA Wire