Trio take part in three mile swim for charity

Three former non-swimmres who did a 3 mile swim to raise �326 for Macmillian handing over the cheque to Kelly Knighting-Wykes at Blyth Leisure Centre. Sandra Merryweather, Kelly Sungha and Pauline Wardle. GM017763
Three former non-swimmres who did a 3 mile swim to raise �326 for Macmillian handing over the cheque to Kelly Knighting-Wykes at Blyth Leisure Centre. Sandra Merryweather, Kelly Sungha and Pauline Wardle. GM017763

Three former non-swimmers have raised hundreds of pounds for charity with a sponsored swimathon.

Sandra Merryweather, Kelly Sungha and Pauline Wardle completed a three-mile swim at Blyth Leisure Centre.

And the triohanded over a cheque for £326 to Macmillan Cancer Care representative Kelly Knighting-Wykes.

Maureen said: “We have just learned to swim at 63-years-old so it was a milestone.”