WATCH: Chilly dip raises thousands for charity

The community in Amble gathered on the coast as a New Year’s Day dip raised thousands for charity.

Gazette photographer Jane Coltman was there to capture the action and her pictures are in the slideshow above.

New Year's Day dip at Amble in aid of Bright Red leukaemia charity'Picture Jane Coltman

New Year's Day dip at Amble in aid of Bright Red leukaemia charity'Picture Jane Coltman

You can buy a copy of Jane’s photos here.