Take the plunge for charity

Swimmers are being encouraged to take to the pool for Swimathon 2015 and raise money for Marie Curie.

Swimathon, the world’s biggest annual fundraising swim, urges swimmers across the country to dive into one of the 600 participating pools, including Kirkintilloch Leisure Centre, and raise vital funds for the cancer charity.

Taking place across the weekend of 17-19 April, this year’s event is set to be the biggest yet

For more information on how to take part visit www.swimathon.org.