on in, the water's lovely! New Year Sea Dip held in Burnham
group of hardy Burnham-On-Sea fundraisers dashed into the icy
waters of Bridgwater Bay on New Year's Day to take part in a bracing
charity sea dip!
swimmers took part in the sponsored event next to Burnham jetty
to raise funds for rescue hovercraft charity BARB.
participants waded into the water before taking an icy swim, watched
by a crowd of almost 100 onlookers on the beach, as pictured here.
was a great opportunity to work off the excesses of Christmas
while raising money for the charity," said a BARB spokesman.
thanks go to those who took part and those who sponsored them."
The final sum raised will be known later in the month.
The four swimmers braving the chilly waters of Bridgwater Bay