Bob Welfare Funeral

This will be a private funeral for Bob’s family and invited friends. There will be an invitation for everyone to attend a memorial celebration of Bob’s life. This is currently being planned, with full details to follow when available.
Hodgson Brothers Mountain Relay

Hodgson Brothers Mountain Relay

Sun 6 October 2019, Patterdale A report by John Griffiths After a year’s absence due to an admin mix-up, Preston Harriers fielded a team in the 33rd running of the HBMR. It is a true fell relay – definitely not one for novices. It includes near vertical climbs and...

Bob Welfare

It is with much sadness that Preston Harriers announce that club secretary and coach Bob Welfare has passed away overnight. Bob did so much for this club and athletics, for Lancashire Schools, Lancashire AA, the Mid Lancs League and on wider regional bodies. For...