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VIDEO: Sennen Shark Encounter

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Published by the Pirate FM News Team at 2:06pm 2nd June 2014

A swimmer has filmed a close encounter with a basking shark in Cornwall.

The video shot near Sennen has been posted on YouTube and has already had more than two dozen hits.

It shows the big fish swimming right up to the camera as a man paddles in the water.

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