Whitley Bay New Year’s Day dip

OVER a hundred hardy swimmers braved the icy North Sea today as they took part in the annual Whitley Bay New Year’s Day dip on Whitley Bay beach, organised by the Panama Swimming Club. A couple of pics in the Daily Star…          One in Metro…             […]

RNLI marathon river Tyne charity swim

RNLI marathon river Tyne charity swim

Swimmers today took on a marathon swim down the river Tyne on a sponsored swim with a difference – to raise money for the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI). The three and a half hour swim covered 10 miles, which is the aquatic version of a marathon, starting at Newcastle City Marina at 11am and […]