Boxing Day dip – Redcar

Hundreds of people charged into the cold waters of the North sea this morning as they take part in the annual Boxing Day dip at Redcar beach. The event which attracts many hardy souls each Boxing day morning, many wearing fancy dress, helps to raise hundreds of pounds for a wide range of local andContinue reading “Boxing Day dip – Redcar”

Boxing Day Dippers

The annual Boxing Day dips takes place at Saltburn and Redcar beaches in Cleveland today. The events see hundreds of ‘dippers‘, many in fancy dress, brave the chilly North sea waters to raise money for various charities. Here’s a selection of some of my pictures from today…   http://www.ianforsythphotography.co.uk

The Jim Maidens Match

The Jim Maidens Beach fishing match takes place on Saltburn beach earlier this evening. Around 50 to 60 anglers turned out to take part in the event that is held to raise money for the RNLI and the Yorkshire Air Ambulance. The event was organised after the tragic death of local Saltburn man and keenContinue reading “The Jim Maidens Match”

Coast People – the story so far…

I began a documentary photography project around 2 years ago that I’ve been slowly adding to when I can and one that I hope, when complete, will allow me to put on an exhibition and share some of the images from it. The project is called ‘Coast People‘. The aim is to record how peopleContinue reading “Coast People – the story so far…”

RNLI Lifeguard

A Lifeguard station run by the RNLI has been in place on the beach at Saltburn for a few weeks now offering advice and guidance to visitors to the beach as well as keeping a watchful eye out for an potential dangers…   To find out more or donate to the RNLI then please followContinue reading “RNLI Lifeguard”