The first UK Redway Runners club trip of 2018 will be to The Great North West Half Marathon at Blackpool for the Half Marathon on 18 February 2018– all the info below – come along and enjoy a green weekend. Race The event is on Sunday 18 February 2018 entries and more info at: https://www.fyldecoastrunners.com/great-north-west-half-marathon.html This half is a fast and flat course around the coastal front of Blackpool. The event is now in its 29th year, and grows in popularity every year. The event attracts 1,500 runners. parkrun For those up on the Saturday morning the local parkrun is Blackpool More info at: http://www.parkrun.org.uk/blackpool/ Places to stay Plenty of Hotels and B&B’s available in the area. Insurance Please take out your own insurance for the trip Finally The club, suggests this as a trip and you need to book everything yourself with suppliers and accept that changes can happen which the club can have no responsibility for If you let Martin or Simon Richards know can add you to the ‘Who’s Racing?‘ page on the club web-site.