Congratulations to our Virgin London Marathon Team!
Huge congratulations to all of our runners who took part in The Virgin London Marathon in support of The Children's Trust. The Trust's team of 126 tackled the 26.2 mile run on Sunday (April 21 2013). On completion of the run, the runners, along with family and friends gathered for the Trust's post race reception, where they were treated to a welcome massage and drinks and canapés. Bryony Eida, Major Sports Events Manager, said: "We are so proud of all our runners! I'd like to say huge congratulations to the entire team on this incredible achievement and thank you for choosing to support The Children's Trust. Our supporters loved cheering you on along the way." The team included Jan Maybury and her friends, who were running in memory of Jan's son, Mark, who came to the Trust. »Read Jan's story here And Dom Graham ran in memory of his brother, Nicholas, who received respite care at the Trust in the 90s. »Read Dom's story here For Tim Ormandy, it was his second London Marathon. The father-of-four took part in the iconic run to raise money for The Trust, where his daughter, Holly received essential rehabilitation after a car accident. Our celebrity runners included Dr James Logan, from Channel 4’s Embarrassing Bodies, Azhar Siddique, an Apprentice candidate and model, Sophie Anderton.