ANOTHER RECORD BREAKING TOTAL IN 2015
Entrants who participated in this year's Great Midlands Fun Run, have raised another record-breaking total of £347,024 to be distributed to the 267 charities and voluntary groups they nominated. The total distributed since 2003 now stands at £2.54 million with nearly £1 million alone being raised in the last three years.
Cheques, from the Fun Run, will be posted to charities and voluntary organisations later this week along with sponsor forms received to enbale Gift Aid to be reclaimed.
The League of Friends for John Taylor Hospice retained The Cookes Storage Service Team Challenge Award raising £18,900 to support patients and their carers at John Taylor Hospice, located in Erdington, 5 miles north of Birmingham.
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Monday, 14th September was the final day to pay-in sponsor money
Twenty West Midlands Fire Service firefighters pull 15 tonne fire engine around 8.5 mile course
Official course times & finishing positions published 5 June
Anyone who has raised a minimum of £50 in sponsor money off-line, will receive an entry into the free draw to win an iPod nano. We have a total of three prizes to be won.
The first 20 adults to pay-in a minimum of £100 sponsor money raised off-line, after 31 May 2015, using the pre-printed Lloyds Bank credit slip included in your information pack, will be rewarded with a month's free membership for two…
Main Fun Run sponsor Cookes Furniture has again supported The Cookes Furniture Charity Challenge where you could win £500 worth of Cookes Furniture vouchers.