The first ever Utterly Buttermere open water swim is taking place. 200 people are taking to the water to swim 1.5k, 5k or 10k around the circumference of Buttermere.
The challenge is organised by Head to the Hills and High Terrain Events in association with the National Trust.
Organisers hope it will become a regular feature on the open water swimming calendar.
More top news
A look ahead at the forecast for the Border region.
Gary Naysmith's team lost out to an injury time goal against St Mirren. It's their seventh league defeat in a row.
A dangerous strain of bird flu circulating in Europe shouldn't mean turkey is off the menu at Christmas.