The Bay is once again proud to support The St.Mary's Hospice Anniversary Walk To Remember 2014, this is the 8th annual walk with the start and finish at Hawcoats Park, Barrow, two walks, the first 25k walk with over 500 ladies and gents taking part! and the second 11k walk with another 500 plus walkers. Jeff Moses and his team warmed up everyone ready for the walks, The Mayor of Barrow, Councillor Mrs. Marie Derbyshire and her Consort Steve Derbyshire officially started both walks. Darren Milby hosted with the Bay Team playing Great Music to get everyone in the mood!
Many thanks to Asda for supplying the water for the event tonight and also to Barrow Golf Club’s ‘First Extra Hole’ Bar and Alpha Electronics & Building Services who donated the Mars Bars. And while we are it, a big thank you must go out to all the marshals, the K2B committee and volunteers, and Barrow Scouts and their parents , who have turned out tonight to help keep you all safe while you are walking... we really couldn't stage this event without your help, so thank Invite to share stories: Let's not forget what the walk is all about – raising funds for the essential end of life services and care offered by St Mary's Hospice and also remembering our friends and loved ones who are no longer with us. If you want to share with us why you are walking today or who you are walking for,
Click on the play button below to listen again to Darren's interview with St.Mary's Chief Exec. Val Stangoe and for more info on St.Mary's Hospice and the great work they do please visit; St.Mary's Hospice
Ford Bridge both ways closed due to emergency repairs at Bridge Street.