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Grin & Bear It Fell Race Cancelled

Sun 27 Oct 2019 The final race in the club fell race championship has been cancelled at short notice. The race organiser has sent out this message, 'Urgent Attention: Grin and Bear It Fell Race Oct 27th - with regret I'm having to cancel this years race. I've been...

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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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