Read more › News - 30th July 2019

parkrun profile: Newark

The town of Newark in Nottinghamshire has welcomed more than 7,500 parkrunners since launching in June 2013.   Fiona Houghton from Newark parkrun tells us more…   I got involved with the formation of Newark parkrun after being inspired in a professional capacity as a Sports Development Officer. I was completely taken by the concept…

arhus wedding
Read more › News - 16th April 2018

Newark to Braband

In July 2017 my hubby Paul and I celebrated our 25th wedding anniversary. We wanted to share our celebrations with parkrun, so we asked our local (Newark) parkrunners, and friends and local clubs, to dress appropriately for a wedding. We had an amazing morning running, Newark had its largest number of runners, and so many…