Sorry to report the death of Preston Harrier Life Member, Paul Swindlehurst, who was 71 years old. Paul joined Harriers in 1964 and competed mainly cross country but he also ran on the roads for Harriers. After stopping running he became a Track Official and move up the grades to become a Track Referee. He would be seen at various track meeting from 1980 to 2007. He would not only officiate for Harriers but also for Liverpool, Wigan and Leigh.
His funeral is Tuesday 26th February at Howe Bridge Crematorium, Atherton, at 12:15pm.