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A SOLIHULL runner is preparing to take on her first ever marathon on behalf of her seriouslyill young niece.

Charlotte McGettigan, 23, from Solihull, will be running the 2012 Virgin London Marathon to help grant the wish of her ten year-old niece Lia Bentley, diagnosed with a brain tumour in January 2010.

Charlotte McGettigan, 23, from Solihull, will be running the 2012 Virgin London Marathon to help grant the wish of her ten year-old niece Lia Bentley, diagnosed with a brain tumour in January 2010.

Charlotte will be running to raise money for Starlight Children’s Foundation who grant once-in-a-lifetime wishes of seriously and terminally ill children and will help make Lia’s dream of visiting Disneyworld and swimming with dolphins a reality.

q To sponsor Charlotte as she tackles the world famous 26.2 mile course on April 22, visit http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com

 

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