Swimmers take the plunge at New Year swim

Swimmers braved the cold conditions as they ran into Lee Dam at Lumbutts, Todmorden.

The Upper Valley tradition of an open-air New Year Swim made a fantastic spectacle which was one of the most well supported for years.

The ladies take to the water, in the annual Todmorden Swimming Club New Years swim at Lee Dam, Lumbutts, near Todmorden
The ladies take to the water, in the annual Todmorden Swimming Club New Years swim at Lee Dam, Lumbutts, near Todmorden

Swimmers spent around two minutes in the water with the winners’ the first to collect the trophies carried out by diving officer Matt Allaby.

 

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