Hundreds prepare for chilly New Year's Day dip

Hundreds of people are set to brave the chilly sea for a New Year's Day dip.

Monday, 1st January 2018, 10:33 am
Updated Monday, 1st January 2018, 10:50 am
Julia Roiz De Sa, Elly Joyce, Dan Roiz de Sa and Alicia Cronk at the Gafirs swim last year . Picture: Habibur Rahman

Gosport and Fareham Inshore Rescue Service’s annual swim at Stokes Bay takes place at 12pm today.

Swimmers will gather from 11.30am at Gafirs’ headquarters in Lifeboat Lane, Gosport, for the popular charity feat.

Photos and videos from today’s dip to follow.

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Volunteers warming up before the dip last year. Picture: Habibur Rahman
Volunteers warming up before the dip last year. Picture: Habibur Rahman