Young Barking and Dagenham swimmers awarded

YOUNG swimming sensations from the borough were awarded at an ceremony to celebrate their achievements. It was all part of the council s Get Wet! programme which allows under 18s to swim for free at pools in Barking and Dagenham. Certificates and prizes w

YOUNG swimming sensations from the borough were awarded at an ceremony to celebrate their achievements.

It was all part of the council's Get Wet! programme which allows under 18s to swim for free at pools in Barking and Dagenham.

Certificates and prizes were handed out to youngsters on January 20.

Mitchell Fallon won a waterproof MP3 player for his incredible 40 swims, Fadil Ozcan won a pair of goggles and a towel for completing 34 swims and Grant Fermor won a pair of goggles and a swimming hat for his 32 swims.