ROYAL Gourock Yacht Club's charity raft race is returning this month for the first time in almost three years.

The event is back with a bang on Saturday August 13 at 3pm, with entries now open.

There will also be live entertainment and a variety of stalls to accompany the competition.

Teams are limited to a maximum of four people and each squad are asked to nominate a charity they wish to compete for.

Those wishing to sign up or find out more should contact Alison Allan on 07428124999.