Help us to raise money for Tŷ Hafan, The Sandville and other local causes.

Record 50th Swim!

This year’s swim has broken our record for swimmers in the sea! With a whopping great 1500 of you in the water, the 50th swim was an amazing success!

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Swimmers that have raised money through sponsorship can give the money to the Hi-Tide, Mackworth Road, complete with name and address.

Please note: All sponsorship money raised must be given to Porthcawl Christmas Swim for distribution to the nominated charities and organisations.

Make a donation

Please help us to support our chosen charities

Swim for a worthy cause

We ask swimmers to generate sponsorship money to donate to us to pass onto these worthy causes. If you’re going to swim on Christmas morning, do it to help make a difference in someone’s life.


Tŷ Hafan offers comfort, care and support for life-limited children and young people and is dedicated to improving the quality of life of their whole family.

Visit the Tŷ Hafan Website


The Sandville Self Help Centre is open to all people suffering difficulties. They offer help in a very relaxed and happy atmosphere.

Visit the Sandville Website

Other local charities and organisations we’ve helped include:

  • Porthcawl and Pyle Pumas
  • Porthcawl Stroke Club
  • Porthcawl Museum and Historical Society
  • St John Ambulance
  • Porthcawl Coastguard
  • Porthcawl Kidney Research
  • Porthcawl RNLI
  • The Y Centre
  • 1st Nottage Scout Group
  • Porthcawl Lifeguard Club
  • Porthcawl Town Athletic
  • Mayors Community Fund
  • Trinity Care and Support
  • Ty Elis Counselling Service
  • Firefighters Charity
  • Porthcawl Parkinsons Support Group
  • The Samaritans

If there’s a charity or organisation you think would benefit from our support, please contact us.

Make a donation

Please help us to support our chosen charities

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