Fancy a dip!?

Published: Monday 21st Dec 2015

Written by: Laura Foster

Over the festive holiday, why not blow away the cobwebs at one of the seaside locations mentioned below joining in on the annual fun / crazy event of swimming in the sea…….

No worries if you don’t fancy actually taking part - do come support everyone involved as it’s always a great atmosphere and a lovely way to raise money for local charities.

HunstantonHunstanton Round Table Christmas Day Swim10.30am – Swim in the seaFacts – Been running for 50 years£25 prize for best dressed individual£100 prize for best dressed group

CromerNorth Norfolk Beach Runners Boxing Day Swim10.00am – Cromer pier to Overstrand run11.00am – Swim in the seaRules – You have to get your hair wet!Facts – Started 27 years ago by 4 beach runners

MundesleyMundesley Lifeboat Boxing Day Swim10.30am – Refreshments11.00am – Swim in the seaFacts – Prizes awarded for best dressedProceeds to bucket collections donated shared between 2 village charities

Sea PallingLets Do it Anyway Charity Boxing Day Swim2pm – Swim in the seaFacts – Celebrating its a 5th year

No worries of getting wet here (although saying that - can’t guarantee the weather!) This event is always very popular so arriving early is recommended.CromerNew Years Day Fireworks2pm - Refreshments around the town3pm - Run on the prom5pm - Fireworks from the pierFacts – 16th year of running

Laura Foster
Laura Foster


Enjoys running, cycling, going to the theatre and supporting Norwich City Football Club.


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