Leamington event raised £1,800 for Macmillan Cancer Support

A pre-London Marathon Macmillan fundraising event at Leamington Cricket Club organised by John Williamson raised £1,800.

Pictured from left to right:  Neil Smith, Gary McKee, John Williamson (event organiser) and Richard Askwith.
Pictured from left to right: Neil Smith, Gary McKee, John Williamson (event organiser) and Richard Askwith.

Richard Askwith of the Independent and author of award-winning book Feet in the Clouds, gave a talk on fell running and its unsung heroes.

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Macmillan Fundraiser of the Year Gary McKee - who was on his 350-mile run from Cumbria to take part in the marathon - attended and was interviewed by former England cricketer Neil Smith.