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Read more › News - 7th July 2021

I felt so normal

Jo Roberts discovered parkrun when graduating from a Couch to 5k programme. Missing parkrunning and volunteering over the past 16 months, she couldn’t wait to volunteer at her local junior parkrun.   Here she tells us how it was just the taste of normality she needed.   My parkrun journey began at Bushy Park with my then…

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Read more › News - 15th May 2018

parkrun profile: Bedfont Lakes

Close to Heathrow Airport you can find Bedfont Lakes parkrun, tucked away in Bedfont, a suburban district of Hounslow in West London.   Core team member Emma Moreton tells us the story behind this hidden gem.     Bedfont Lakes parkrun launched in May 2009 and current Co-Event Directors are Ian Cockram and Claire Crook….

Ian Cockram Award
Read more › Awards - 11th December 2016

Ian Cockram wins ‘Outstanding Service to Sport’ award

Congratulations to Bedfont Lakes parkrun Event Director Ian Cockram, who has been presented with the Outstanding Service to Sport Award at the 2016 Runnymede Sports Awards.   Ian was nominated by Linda Cairns at Guildford junior parkrun for his work supporting and helping to start new parkrun events in Surrey and West London in his role as a…