July 28, 2022
A Staffordshire Moorlands man is running this year’s London Marathon to raise money for a Parkinson’s charity. Robert Sillito, aged 34, is due to run the London Marathon on October 2 and is raising money for Parkinson’s UK.
April 7, 2022
A Moorlands runner is taking on the London Marathon in a bid to raise £2,500 for Macmillan Cancer Support. Marc Steven, aged 49 from Whiston, took on the challenge after his wife, Rachel, was diagnosed with cancer.
February 4, 2022
A police officer from the Moorlands is running the London Marathon to raise money for the RSPCA in honour of her terminally-ill mum who is battling cancer. Anna Plant, from Leek, is set to take part in the 26.2 mile challenge in October this year inspired by her incredible mum.
September 23, 2021
A Moorlands woman is taking on the London Marathon for a second time. Trish Sargeant, from Tean, has been offered a last minute place in the 2021 London Marathon which is taking place on October 3.
August 31, 2021
A SELF-confessed non-runner is set to take on the London Marathon for charity Mencap. Uttoxeter man, Phil Irons, set himself the challenge as part of a fund-raising drive for the charity, which helps people with learning disabilities overcome inequalities.
November 22, 2018
A CASINO night is to be the first in a series of fund-raisers for the Great Ormond Street Hospital. Simon Walker, 26, from Tean, is planning a number of charity events to boost funding for treatment of Aperts Syndrome at the hospital. The drive will culminate in him running the London Marathon next year – and it's all for his 10-year-old cousin, Billy Mitchell, who suffers with the condition.
April 26, 2018
A PAIR of teachers have been celebrating after completing the hottest London Marathon on record at the weekend.