Large crowd for Nore Swim

HUNDREDS of swimmers will brave the elements this weekend to take part in the annual Nore Swim.

HUNDREDS of swimmers will brave the elements this weekend to take part in the annual Nore Swim.

The fun event, which raises funds for a number of local charities will kick off at 3pm on Saturday. Entries are accepted on the day and registration is at Greens Bridge at 2.15. Proceeds will be shared between The Samaritans, Cois Nore and St Patricks Centre. There will be a mens competitive swim, a ladies competitive swim -and a recreational swim. All competitors will receive a medal and the presentation of medals will take place at Langtons Ballroom at 5pm.