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Running for two lives cut short by diabetes
Running for two lives cut short by diabetes

Running for two lives cut short by diabetes

Among the eighty runners competing in Cardiff’s Lloyds TSB half marathon for Diabetes UK Cymru on Sunday (Oct 14)  were people with special reasons for raising money for the charity. Alison Strong, 40, of Cwmbran ran in memory of family friend Adrian Jones. Adrian died as a result of complications with his Type 1 diabetes…

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Diabetes UK Cymrus nominee Melanie Stephenson Torchbearer from Cardiff gets into gear for Olympic relay

Diabetes UK Cymrus nominee Melanie Stephenson Torchbearer from Cardiff gets into gear for Olympic relay

Among the torchbearers carrying the Olympic flame across Wales next week will be Diabetes UK Cymru’s nominee, sprinter Melanie Stephenson from Cardiff, pictured in the official track suit she’ll be wearing on the day. Melanie, 23 Gabalfa, was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes, an unpreventable condition which happens when the body stops making insulin, when…

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Across the Bay by bike and boot for Diabetes UK Cymru Sunday 22nd April

Across the Bay by bike and boot for Diabetes UK Cymru Sunday 22nd April

Wheelers and walkers will cross the barrage in Cardiff Bay on Sunday, April 22 to raise vital funds for people affected by diabetes and their families. Sponsored participants will gather at the Norwegian Church, the bikers starting their six-mile route at 10am and the walkers an hour later to complete a three mile trail. Both…

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Penarth Festive Fun Run 2011 The Real Report With an Abundance of Community Spirit

Penarth Festive Fun Run 2011 The Real Report With an Abundance of Community Spirit

Let it Snow, Let it Snow, Let it RAIN … Ahh The weather outside was frightful, but the kids were so delightful…… Yes, that about sums up the second Penarth Festive Fun Run! What an amazing turnout considering the weather forecast.  About 150 had signed up ahead of the event & on the day, we…

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Penarth Festive Fun Run Photo Gallery 2011

Penarth Festive Fun Run Photo Gallery 2011

Please find below the Penarth Festive Fun Run photo gallery for the fun run on Sunday 11th December 2011. A special thank you must go to Jonny Tilney for taking all the photos. www.marineimage.com Please find a link to the official press release on the Festive Fun Run

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Festive fun runners brave deluge for Diabetes UK Cymru and The Marie Curie Hospice Penarth

Festive fun runners brave deluge for Diabetes UK Cymru and The Marie Curie Hospice Penarth

Festive fun runners brave deluge for Diabetes UK Cymru and The Marie Curie Hospice, Penarth. Photo Gallery Soaking Santas ,rain-drenched elves and much-buffeted Christmas trees were much in evidence at Penarth’s second annual Festive Fun Run – but no-one let the weather dampen their spirits. 200  runners turned out in seasonal fancy dress to run…

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Cardiff athlete living with diabetes to carry the Olympic flame hence Penarth Festive Fun Run

Cardiff athlete living with diabetes to carry the Olympic flame hence Penarth Festive Fun Run

Penarth Festive Fun is in aid of Diabetes UK Cymru. Please find below a great reason why we should be supporting this cause. Penarth Festive Fun Run An athlete who has refused to let having diabetes hold her back is to carry the flame in the 2012 Olympic torch relay. Sprinter Melanie Stephenson, of Gabalfa,…

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Penarth Festive Fun Run 11th December in aid of Diabetes UK Cymru and Marie Curie Cancer Care

Penarth Festive Fun Run 11th December in aid of Diabetes UK Cymru and Marie Curie Cancer Care

Get festive for charities by doing the Penarth Festive Fun Run Book online at www.penarthfunrun.com and download application form Diabetes UK Cymru and Marie Curie Cancer Care are appealing for people to raise vital funds during the festive season by signing up for their Penarth Festive Fun Run. The charities have teamed up to host the…

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