20 May 2015

London Marathon team raise more than £52,000

London Marathon thank you event 2015The Rennie Grove Hospice Care London Marathon 2015 team have raised more than £52,000 for the charity.

Gillian Barnett, director of fundraising and marketing at the charity, said: “We would like to say a huge thank you to everyone who ran as part of our team this year. We are absolutely delighted with the total they have raised and it will really help to make a difference for people in our community with cancer and other life-limiting illness.”

A post race reception was held on May 12 where the charity’s chief executive Jenny Provin and Sue Varvel, Director of Nursing and Clinical Services, thanked the runners who took part and the volunteers who gave their time on the day to support the team. 

If you would like to be part of the 2016 team please contact Joanne Hunt at joanne.hunt@renniegrove.org to apply for one of the charity’s Golden Bond places.

The charity’s next big running event is the Ashridge Trail Half Marathon which takes place on June 7. For more details please visit www.renniegrove.org/ashridgetrail