Video: Jumping jumpers leap for record in Leeds

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Jumper clad Loiners bounced into the record books yesterday as part of a nationwide bid to set the world record for the largest number of people jumping simultaneously in Christmas jumpers.

he ‘jumping jumpers’ at Oxygen Freejumping in Leeds were among the 305 across the country who jumped simultaneously to smash the woolly world record and raise funds for Save the Children.

FESTIVE: A cracker of a jump at Oxygen Freejumping in Leeds.

FESTIVE: A cracker of a jump at Oxygen Freejumping in Leeds.

Helena Wiltshire at Save the Children said: “A huge thank you and well done to everyone who took part to create a new world record. We are so grateful.”

File photo  of an Aldi store, as the supermarket saw sales jump to record heights despite profits slipping by nearly a fifth as the supermarket drove investment into cutting prices and expanding its reach. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Monday September 25, 2017. The German discount grocer said annual sales in the UK and Ireland rose 13.5% to �8.7 billion in 2016, with the firm enticing more than one million new customers into its stores over the period.  Photo: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire

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