A CHARITY swim will take place in the scenic Lough Allua between Ballingeary and Inchigeelah at the foothills of the Shehy Mountains on Saturday, August 4th next.

The 8km swim gets underway at 2pm swim and is being held to raise money for the Bishopstown Lions Club who will provide the charity funds to local charities in Bishopstown and Inchigeelah.

All swimmer participant insurance will be provided by the Bishopstown Lions Club on payment of your charity entrance fee.

The entry fee is €25 and includes hot showers and changing facilities as well as food at finish.

Registration at Lee Valley Clothing Centre from 11.30 to 12.30pm.

Safety briefing at 12.40pm.