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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.

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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...

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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...

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Mid Lancs Cross Country Ulverston

Sat 28 Sept 2019, Ulverston An earlier than usual start for the cross-country season saw dry, warm and sunny conditions at Ulverston last Saturday. The venue, at GSK Ulverston, was used for two visits in 2018; the first one in February was bitterly cold with sleet...

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Preston 10 Volunteers Needed

It’s that time of year again! The 38th annual Preston 10 Mile Road Race takes place once again from Hutton Grammar School on Sunday 17th November. The race is one of the club’s biggest fundraisers – please help! We are busy organising this race and we will need a lot...

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Presentation Evening Tickets

Sat 30 Nov 2019, Penwortham The annual Presentation Evening & Disco will take place on Sat 30th November 2019 at St.Teresa's Social Club, Penwortham. Tickets are available from Barbara Gillies, Gary Tunstall, Andrew Tranter and Steve Taylor. Cost £7 each or £25...

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Presentation Night Trophies

Please can I ask if you have a trophy or know the whereabouts of any that you try and make arrangements for them to be brought to me as soon as possible, in order to have time to get them engraved for this year’s awards evening on Sat 30th November. I will be at the...

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Northern Athletics Road Relays

Sun 15 Sept 2019, Manchester Joe Monk led the senior men’s team at the North of England Road Relay Championships, which were held at the Etihad stadium in Manchester and required each runner to complete a leg of 6800 meters. Completing the first leg in fifth position,...

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