Pontefract half marathon - Pontefract half marathon

Sign up to take part in Pontefract Half Marathon!
The historic, market town is holding it's first running event since the 80's and you could be part of it! Taking place on Sunday 1st October 2017, this race is expected to attract hundreds of running enthusiasts and supportive spectators alike. Starting and finishing in Pontefract Town Centre, this is a fair course which runners of all levels will find both challenging and rewarding in equal measure and the route guarantees some wonderful scenic views as the race progresses into the surrounding countryside. Hopefully this fantastic new route will be part of your running events calendar for many years to come!
Why not bring the whole family along to enjoy a great day out in this lovely, little town.
About The Prince of Wales Hospice
The Prince of Wales Hospice has been providing care to people with a life-limiting illness since 1989. Our services are available to any adult from the Five Towns area of West Yorkshire.
The Hospice provides care completely free of charge, round the clock, 365 days a year.
We aim to help families in the most difficult times, through day services, inpatient care and outpatient services. Each year we help nearly 1,000 local people, including patients with cancer, COPD or Motor Neurone Disease.
We don’t just ease physical symptoms like pain, but emotional and spiritual difficulties too. And the majority of patients who stay with us return home after their symptoms have been helped.
Our care also extends to the carers and families of our patients, who often need us just as much. As a healthcare service, we are regularly inspected by the Care Quality Commission.
We receive a grant from the NHS each year which covers about a third of our costs. For the remaining £2m, we rely on donations and fundraising from people in our community – people like you. Our registered charity is overseen by a volunteer Board of Trustees.

To find out more about us please visit www.pwh.org.uk/
How To Run For The Prince Of Wales Hospice
If you want to raise money for The Prince of Wales Hospice please ensure that you check the appropriate box when you register. You will receive a sponsorship package directly from the Prince of Wales with all the information you will need.

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Oct 1 2017 8:30AM
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