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Record total for Knowle and Dorridge Lions Bikeathon

OUT on two legs or two wheels - local people turned out in their hundreds for a pair of charity events last weekend.

Get on your bike to boost charity

KNOWLE and Dorridge Lions are inviting everyone to join them for a great fundraising day out at Packwood House in Solihull on Sunday, July 11 sponsored by Bannatyne’s Health Club.

Time to take a stroll

KNOWLE fun runners have no time to rest on their laurels!

Fun Run proves to be a huge success

OVER 2000 runners took part in Knowle Fun Run last Sunday - raising thousands for local good causes.

Sun shines on the Knowle Fun Run

OVER 2000 runners took part in Knowle Fun Run yesterday (Sunday).

Young urged to step out for annual run

YOUNGSTERS from across the Solihull area are being invited to run five miles to raise money for charity.

Celeb search starts as Karren pulls out

KARREN Brady will no longer be starting Knowle Fun Run, organisers announced this week.

Sir Alan’s sidekick set to get fun run off to a start

BUSINESSWOMAN Karren Brady will be launching this year’s Knowle Fun Run.

Ideal chance to walk off festive excesses

PUT your best foot forward this Christmas with the 17th Knowle and Dorridge Lions Festive Walk .

Join festive walk to boost charity funds

KNOWLE and Dorridge Lions are gearing up for this year’s festive walk.

Another record year for charitable Lions

KNOWLE and Dorridge Lions are celebrating another record year, raising almost £57,000 for charity.

Glorious day for Fun Run

A RECORD number of runners took part in last weekend’s Knowle Fun Run.

26th Knowle Fun Run is biggest and best yet

IT might not have been as hot as last year’s event - which proved to be the hottest day of 2008 - but the sun shone nonetheless to ensure this year’s Knowle Fun Run went with a swing.

Patience plea for fun run

IT’S a record breaker! Yet again this year’s Knowle Fun Run has broken records attracting more runners than ever.

Knowle Fun Run is full-up

ORGANISERS of this year’s Knowle Fun Run have had to turn would-be entrants away after all the places were taken in record time.

Simone celebrates her birthday with some prize treats

WHEN Simone Fox from Knowle bought raffle tickets from Knowle and Dorridge Lions at the Black Boy before Easter little did she think she would win the huge basket of Thornton’s Eggs – and that she would receive it on her 40th birthday, Good Friday.

Running Lion has Jo in full training

NEW Lion Jo Lewis was out with her trainer, the Running Lion, last week stepping out for her regular jog to get fit for this year’s Knowle Fun Run on Sunday, May 10.

Alison shares her Malaysian adventure

AN ADVENTUROUS former pupil from Arden School in Solihull has been sharing her experiences of Malaysia, where she spent part of her gap year thanks to funding from Knowle and Dorridge Lions.

Comedian adds backing to run

LESS than two months from now, hundreds of runners will be lining up to take part in the Knowle Fun Run.

Don Maclean to start this year's Knowle Fun Run

TOP comedian Don Maclean will be supporting this year’s Knowle Fun Run.

Jo makes history as the first woman Lion

KNOWLE and Dorridge Lions welcomed four new members this month when their first ever couple, Jo and Steve Lewis, joined along with Steve Nejedly and returning Lion Eddie Matthews from Dorridge.

Hundreds join Lions for walk

THE freezing cold but dry weather for last Sunday’s Lions Festive Walk brought out hundreds of walkers for another great fund raising event, say organisers Knowle and Dorridge Lions.


Cathrina Hulse
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