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Painted stones taken from marathon runner Ben Ashworth’s memorial

Ben Ashworth's memorial. Pic: Louise Harlow Painted stones that were placed at Ben Ashworth’s memorial have been moved since. Ben’s widow Louise posted on Facebook asking for the public’s help if they knew who had taken […]

3 years ago
Cheeky Santa Dash to take place in social bubbles or as solo runners on the Guild Wheel

Participants at the Cheeky Santa Dash 2019 Preston residents are being called on to show their cheeky side this Christmas and sign up for the seventh annual Cheeky Santa Dash. Participants are also being asked to leave […]

4 years ago
Spot yourself at the Avenham Park Cheeky Santa Dash 2019

Ben's wife Louise with a fellow dasher and daughters (L-R) Heidi, Isobel and Skye Over 170 people took part in the sixth annual Cheeky Santa Dash in Avenham Park to raise funds for Rosemere Cancer Foundation. The 5k two-lap festive family fun run was […]

5 years ago
Ben’s legacy to live on in Avenham’s Cheeky Santa Dash

Avenhams Cheeky Santa Dash will return for its sixth year to help raise money for Rosemere Cancer Foundation. The charity is taking over the Cheeky Santa Dash this year in […]

5 years ago
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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, […]

6 years 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 […]

6 years 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 […]

6 years 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 […]

6 years ago
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