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5 Mile Fun Run in Heaton Park, 10.00am Sunday 1st April 2012

Calling all runners; make a difference and join in the fun!

On Sunday 1st of April 2012 at 10am a group of students from Manchester Metropolitan University Business School are holding a 5 mile run at Heaton Park in conjunction with Sweatshop, who will be timing the event. The students are raising money in order to support Barnabus, a Christian Homeless Charity based in Manchester.M.

The 5 mile run is open to everyone aged 17 and above with entry just 5 per runner. If participants would like to donate more money this would be greatly appreciated we can also supply you with sponsorship forms if you would like to raise extra funds this way. All monies raised will go towards the ongoing and increasing work of Barnabus who offer a lifeline to around 450 visiting homeless each week through their drop-in and collaborative projects.

Sign up on the day

If you would like to take part in this 5 mile run you can sign up and pay on the day at our stand from 9am in the park at the steps of Heaton Hall (across from the cafe and animal centre) Run starts at 10am so please arrive in plenty of time.

Online Entry

Access our entry forms on our official Facebook page by typing in our event '5 mile run in the park' or also at this location, and pay online by clicking on the donate now button. (please ensure you put your full name and Heaton Run as your donation name and message to secure entry).

Completed Entry Forms should then be emailed to runinthepark@hotmail.co.uk or brought with you on the day.

Published on Thursday 1st March 2012


Run in the Park, Heaton Park, MMU, Business School

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