Record number take an icy plunge for harbour swim

By Alistair Whitfield

Published: 27/12/2013

Exactly 200 hardy souls took the plunge at the biggest ever Boxing Day swim at Burghead.

A record crowd also converged on the Moray village yesterday to cheer as participants jumped into the North Sea and swam across the harbour.

This year’s charity event — the 28th since the tradition began — was especially poignant for some.

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