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11:53, 28 MAY 2015
Daughter from Clayton-le-Moors raises £3,300 after marathon in memory of mum and aunt
Sarah Donohoe is the daughter of long-serving late Hyndburn Macmillan Committee chairperson Barbara Donohoe
PICTURES: Great Harwood fitness fanatic completes 'alternative triathlon'
Eddie Whittle and three friends completed rowing, cycling and running tasks to raise thousands of pounds for charities
Mum takes on London Marathon for charity 'invaluable' for son Robbie
The mum-of-four hopes to raise £2000 for the National Deaf Children's Society.
Fitness fanatic from Great Harwood gets set for 'mad' alternative triathlon
Eddie Whittle will complete three gruelling challenges in less than six days for four different charities
Novice runners lead way to storm big 10k
The fastest man from Hyndburn in the Great Manchester Run was Kieran Robinson, 25, who finished the course in 43 minutes and 29 seconds.
Great Harwood man conquers Kilimanjaro in memory of his wife and sister-in-law
Jim Donohoe, 57, took up the challenge in memory of his wife, Barbara, and sister-in-law, Marie, who both died from cancer.
Baxenden mums in training for the London marathon
Colette Mallabourn and Cathy McDermott are running in aid of charity Spinal Research and hoping to raise £3,600 collectively for the cause
Top show by Sarah at London Marathon
Accrington Road Runner Sarah Ridehalgh put on a stunning show to finish 28th overall lady in Sunday’s London Marathon.
Deadline to represent East Lancashire Hospice in London Marathon
The deadline to apply to represent the East Lancashire Hospice in next year's London Marathon is looming. It is the first time the Hospice has secured a place in the event.
¿Marathon effort in name of best friend
A runner will carry with her a photo of a friend she lost to cancer when she competes in the Edinburgh Marathon.
Sarah's a marathon marvel
ACCRINGTON Road Runner Sarah Ridehalgh can’t stop looking at the Flora London Marathon results after finishing as the 42nd lady overall on Sunday.
Get fit with the runners
ACCRINGTON Road Runners are hoping that people will join them to get fit in the New Year.
Our fundraising year
OUR fund-raising campaign to save the Accrington Pals Memorial Chapel was launched exactly a year ago.
Expert Eric gives value for money
TV ANTIQUES expert Eric Knowles gave his backing to our appeal to save the Accrington Pals Memorial Chapel by giving a humorous talk on life in the antiques business.
ASPIRE: Caroline’s a marathon marvel
ACCRINGTON Road Runner Caroline Lee completed the London Marathon on Sunday, raising a massive £1,088 for the Aspire Appeal.
Sarah among elite
TWO local runners could be lining up alongside Paula Radcliffe at next year’s London Marathon after starring at Sunday’s event.
Sarah is chasing a clean sweep
SARAH Ridehalgh is looking to rewrite the Accrington Road Runner’s record books again in Sunday’s London Marathon.
Easter fund fun
WOMEN put on their Easter bonnets and children brought along decorated eggs for a service for the congregation of St John’s Church, Accring-ton, on Sunday.
Reds step out to boost Aspire
ACCRINGTON Stanley fans will be goal-den supporters on Sunday as they raise money for two charities – including the Observer’s Aspire fund.
Elite runner Sarah lines up with Paula
ACCRINGTON road runner Sarah Ridehalgh was rubbing shoulders with Paula Radcliffe as she competed in the Great North Run on Sunday.
On the run for sponsorship
A CHARITY fund-raiser is appealing for sponsorship after signing up to run in the New York Marathon.
Mo mixes with the stars
ACCRINGTON Road Runner Maureen Hartley mixed and mingled with the stars as she took part in her fifth London Marathon on Sunday.
Let’s spoil party
GREAT Harwood are hoping to be party poopers tomorrow (Sat) when they face NWCL Division Two champions FC United at Gigg Lane.
ACCRINGTON Road Running ladies raced to glory and collected the women's team prize at the UK Half-Marathon Championships.