Dive '85

From Historical Hastings

Dive 85 was a fundraising effort that took place in 1985. Two firemen were submerged in a water tank at Pelham Place for a week. Chris Tarrant compered the event. Roger Cragg took the world record for staying underwater with a total time of 112 hours 32 minutes, whilst the other fireman, Ken Allison only managed around 24 hours due to problems with his breathing tube[1]


References & Notes

  1. Hastings Chronicle