12 photos of the Boxing Day Dip for Heroes in Bridlington

Each year the Boxing Day Dip for Heroes takes place on South Promenade in Bridlington.

Friday, 27th December 2019, 11:01 am
Updated Friday, 27th December 2019, 11:02 am
Braving the cold. Picture by Paul Atkinson

Brave residents, most clad in festive fancy dress, gather on the beach ready to charge into the freezing water. All proceeds from the event go to the Mayor Charity.

Bridlington Mayor Liam Dealtry with the organiser and the RNLI inshore lifeboat crew.
Returning to shore.

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Many people braved the waters in fancy dress.
Santa makes a dash for the waves.
The crowd sets off for the water.
The cold weather didn't deter anyone.
Two participants and a little boy on the promenade.
Some Scooby Doo fancy dress.
Everyone at the start ready to get in the water.
Returning to dry land.
Mayor Liam Dealtry with a participant on the promenade.