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Dean running the Ealing Half Marathon

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Dean Henderson

I will be running the 2017 Ealing Half Marathon for the first time. Wish me luck!

Raising money for
Ealing Street Pastors

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It was a couple of years ago at a party I decided along with a few friends that I really should get fit and do some running. I overcame my inertia along with a couple of other hardy souls, and ventured out on a cold and dark Sunday morning in January. The result was much spluttering and cursing, but somehow managed to run around Lammas and Walpole parks. This carried on for a few months and I began to steadily improve. Fast forward 18 months, and most unusually I have kept up the running lark and started to actually enjoy it. So much so, that I entered myself for the Ealing Half Marathon. 

Event details

Dean running on behalf of Ealing Street Pastors

Whilst training, I thought it would be more purposeful if I could raise some funds for a charity. It was through a business contact, I was told about the sterling work that Ealing Street Pastors undertake. It is a charitable organisation that provides friendly and caring volunteers who patrol the streets late on Friday and Saturday nights talking and listening to people who appear to be vulnerable, lonely or just want to have a chat. After spending an evening as an observer on patrol with them, it was amazing to see the goodwill and warmth they generate. They are of tremendous benefit to the night time community and are much valued by the Police.
Given that Ealing Street Pastors are walking the streets of Ealing doing their great work, I thought in my own small way I can provide some benefit by running and raising money on those same streets.

Event date

24-September-2017 09:00

Event type

Running / Walking

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Lammas Park Northfield Avenue,
W13 9QD,


Go Dean! We'll see if we can spot you on the hill!!
Donation by Mat n' Ross
on 24-09-2017
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Go, Dean! Run like the wind!
Donation by Anonymous
on 24-09-2017
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Donation by From your apple supplier!
on 21-09-2017
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All the very best Deano. Love from the Masons x
Donation by The Masons
on 17-09-2017
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Enjoy Deano!
Donation by Ani, Armen, Lori and Raffi
on 08-09-2017
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Go for it and I hope you have a brilliant day!
Donation by Ramsdens
on 03-09-2017
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Good luck cocker.
Donation by Kevin Pooler
on 20-08-2017
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Good luck Deano. Train hard!!
Donation by Winnie
on 17-08-2017
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Get in! Very proud of you, Dean!
Donation by Jim
on 16-08-2017
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Donation summary

Online Donations: £320.00
Offline Donations: £0.00
Total Raised: £320.00
Total Raised
with gift aid:    £320.00

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