Awards - 4th October 2017
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parkrun recognised at Oldham Sports Awards

ChaddertonHall

Congratulations to Alexandra junior parkrun, Chadderton Hall parkrun and Oldham parkrun on receiving the ‘Special Recognition Award 2017′ at the Oldham Sports Awards.

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