Marathon men

This autumn, two of our friends will be putting on their running shoes and setting themselves new long-distance targets. Brian will be running in the Chester Marathon on Sunday 5th October, and Steve in the Bupa Great Birmingham Run on Sunday 19th October.  To help keep up the motivation to meet these personal fitness challenges,…

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Bupa Great Birmingham Run

On Sunday 21st October thousands of people pounded the streets of Birmingham for the Bupa Great Birmingham Run. The 13.1 mile course was ran by three of LUCIA’s most valued supporters – Liz Broomfield, Steve Burton and Ann Evans – who were all raising money for the charity.  You can see a short video of…

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Thanks to Nicole!

We would like to say a big thank you to Nicole Billinge who recently ran the Cornwall marathon in a little over five hours and raised over £300 for LUCIA. Nicole heard about LUCIA through her mum, who is also a dedicated supporter of the charity, and has told us that “my mum was moved…

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Congrats to Liz and Louise!

On Sunday 24th October, thousands of runners hit the streets of Birmingham to participate in the annual Birmingham Half Marathon. Two of the brave contenders were LUCIA supporters Louise John and Liz Broomfield. Liz has run several half marathons before for the charity, but hadn’t been able to train much for the October event due…

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Going the extra mile for LUCIA!

On Saturday 27th September 2009, Alison Dingle and Ian Anscombe, not satisfied with the half marathon they’d already run for LUCIA, decided to go for the Jersey full marathon. The weather was lovely and hot which suited the supporters, Dave, Val and Ron who travelled over to Jersey for the weekend just to lend their…

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