There are some fantastic resources for swimming in the UK.
The Outdoor Swimming Society
First and foremost, the website of the Outdoor Swimming Society. There’s so much to read on this website, all sorts of swimming articles, you’ll meet the most diverse bunch of wild swimming enthusiasts and you’re bound to be wildly inspired.
Wild Swim is a crowd-sourced wild swim map, created by the Outdoor Swimming Society.
Wild Swimming Guides
Then there are the Wild Swimming Guides. There’s a terrific website which offers articles, apps and hard copy books.
The Lido Guide
Published in 2019, this is a guide to the UK’s outdoor swimming pools, known as lidos. Written after many swimming expeditions by Janet Wilkinson and Emma Pusill, this has been a labour of love which has found a large and enthusiastic audience.