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Up and down the UK there are Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day swims to join in. Here’s a guide to when and where. The information given below is correct to the best of our knowledge at the time of compiling the list, but please check the links for up to date information. Please also see the OSS website for more information about the risks and hazards of winter swimming, and jumping into cold water as a one off particularly.
This is a crowd-sourced map - please do add images and descriptions to locations. If you have any swims you would like added to the list, please email the map editor with details.