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English Channel Swim 40th Anniversary

English Channel Swim 40th Anniversary

On 19th August 1979, Blackpool school girl, Julie Bradshaw aged 15, became the fastest British Junior to swim the English Channel in a time of…

Blackpool Pier Swim 27th July 2019

Blackpool Pier Swim 27th July 2019

The Annual Official Blackpool Pier Swim organised and run by Get Set 4 Success (Events) was held on 27th July, 2019 and was again a huge success.   The…

Blackpool Pier Swim Radio Lancs at Ribby Hall 26th and 27th July 2019

Blackpool Pier Swim Radio Lancs at Ribby Hall 26th and 27th July 2019

  Alison Butterworth from Radio Lancshire came to Ribby Hall Village to intervew Julie Bradshaw, the organiser of the Blackpool Pier Swim to…

BBC Radio Lancs and Blackpool Pier Swim July 2019

BBC Radio Lancs and Blackpool Pier Swim July 2019

On 27th July 2019 THE Official Blackpool Pier to Pier Swim will take place. On a cold, windy day in March at the beach Sally Naden from BBC Radio…

Blackpool Pier Swim a Red Bull Top Ten Iconic Event

Blackpool Pier Swim a Red Bull Top Ten Iconic Event

The Blackpool Pier to Pier Swim has just been listed by RED BULL as a Top Ten Iconic Open Water Swim event to do. In 2019 the Pier swim takes…