Revellers ready for festive dip

Swimmers taking part in a previous North Sea Volunteer Lifeguards Boxing Day swim.
Swimmers taking part in a previous North Sea Volunteer Lifeguards Boxing Day swim.

THE North Sea Volunteer Lifeguards (NSVL) will be hosting the annual festive dip with swimmers braving the icy North Sea.

The club has held a Boxing Day dip every year since its formation in 1998.

Registration will begin at 10.15am at the club’s base on Central Lower Promenade, Whitley Bay, and registration costs £8 and includes a commemorative t-shirt, a certificate and hot drinks after the dip.

To donate visit www.nsvl.org