Take on half marathon to help kids in need

A LOCAL charity is appealing for enthusiastic runners to join its team and help raise funds for vital work with vulnerable children. The Eikon Charity helps children struggling with a range of... Read more »

Henrietta’s musical marathon challenge

A LOCAL woman is to run the virtual London Marathon around Woking and Guildford while playing the recorder to raise money for the charity Music in Hospitals & Care. Henrietta Stock, who... Read more »

Surrey Half-Marathon 2020

THE coronavirus and three big storms in a row failed to prevent Sunday’s Surrey Half running events attracting runners from many parts of the country. More than 3,800 competitors and hundreds of... Read more »

Ministers on the run for charity

THE vicar and curate at a Woking church are taking part in the Surrey Half Marathon with four members of the congregation to raise money for a local charity. The Rev Jonathan... Read more »

Councillor running to raise money for defibrillator

COUNCILLOR Liam Lyons will be running the Surrey Half Marathon to raise money to install a public defibrillator at Woking United Reformed Church. The defibrillator, positioned on an external wall of the... Read more »

Knaphill schools raise £3,700 for defibrillators in Surrey Half Marathon

TWO schools in Knaphill will each get a defibrillator each after children, teachers and parents raised £3,700 by taking part in the Surrey Half Marathon. Sixty runners from Knaphill School and Knaphill... Read more »

Thousands battle elements in Surrey Half Marathon

RAIN, hail and blustering wind made running difficult, but more than 3,500 people completed the Mercer Surrey Half Marathon on Sunday. They streamed for over three hours from Woking Park to Jacobs... Read more »

Thousands on the run this weekend

Woking FC manager Alan Dowson will be just one of the thousands of runners taking part in the Surrey Half-Marathon this Sunday, the community-minded ‘Dowse’ taking on the challenge to raise money... Read more »

Runners’ lifesaving challenge

A TEAM of around 60 children, teachers and parents from Knaphill School and Knaphill Lower School are taking part in the Surrey Half Marathon on Sunday to raise money to buy defibrillators.... Read more »