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Spot yourself running Preston’s Cheeky Santa Dash

Runners dressed up to show their support and festive spirit Pic: Paul Melling Runners dressed up to show their support and festive spirit Pic: Paul Melling Hundreds of people braved a blustery morning in Avenham Park for the annual Santa Dash. The run, […]

2 months ago
Cheeky Santa Dash returns in memory of Ben Ashworth

Last year’s Cheeky Santa Dash – in the snow! There’s set to be a few odd looks as bum cheeks are flashed in Avenham Park. The Cheeky Santa Dash in […]

3 months ago
Former Junior Miss Preston does skydive in Ben Ashworth’s memory

Elli goes up, up, and away Elli after the skydive A former Junior Miss Preston has thrown herself out a plane to raise hundreds of pounds for charity. Elli Westwood, did the skydive in memory of […]

7 months ago
Ben Ashworth memorial plaque on the Guild Wheel unveiled

The plaque in memory of Ben Ashworth in Miller Park Pic: Blog Preston Louise Ashworth and family pose with the plaque Pic: Blog Preston More than 150 people braved temperatures of more than 30 degrees to officially mark a section of the Guild […]

8 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Ben Ashworth section of the Guild Wheel to be unveiled

Ben Ashworth's favourite training route was along the River Ribble Ben Ashworth’s favourite training route was along the River Ribble A year on from his death a section of a Preston man’s favourite running route is to be named in […]

9 months ago
Preston woman completes running challenge in honour of Ben Ashworth

Pita Nadine and Ben Ashworth A Preston woman has completed a running challenge in memory of Ben Ashworth, raising money and awareness for three charities close to his and his […]

1 year ago
Pictures of everyone being brilliant for Ben Ashworth

Runners showing off their bum pants Runners showing off their bum pants TV personality Matthew Wright and BBC Radio Lancashire presenters joined a Christmas charity run in Preston. Runners braved sleet and light snow to raise […]

1 year ago
Cheeky Santa Dash returns to honour Ben Ashworth

Ben and his wife Louise before the Santa Dash Ben and his wife Louise before the Santa Dash A Christmas run returns to the city in honour of one of Preston’s most famous runners. Ben Ashworth, who died in […]

1 year ago
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