Local support runs through Newham

Published: July 23, 2015

Local supporters from the Newham Recorder and Newham Clinical Commissioning Group were among the supporters who donned their running gear to take on the Morrisons Great Newham London Run at the weekend.

Recorder Runners from our local paper the Newham Recorder included News Editor Freddy Mayhew and staff Sophie Morton, Mark Shales, Jacob Ranson and Paul Hood. Newham CCG had half a dozen of their staff .

Mary Meekings, Head of Community and Events at Richard House, said: “The support that we have in the local community, including organisations like the Newham CCG and Newham Recorder is so important to families and the hospice as a whole. Both the money raised through their hard work and the awareness they generate makes such a difference and we are so thankful.”

Pictured: The Newham Recorder team celebrate at the end of the race in the shadow of the Olympic Stadium