Vale Burial Ground extension

Vale Burial Ground Extension

You may be aware that the council intend to extend the Vale cemetery onto the other side of Butterfield Green Road (as they have already sold off the logical site for this to build a business park). This will undoubtedly have a negative impact on those of us who use Butterfield Green Road to access the countryside. If you wish […]

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The first Charity event for Action for Children

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Hello Striders, Here we go! The first event with Stopsley Striders for Action for Children. Starting on Tuesday 8th December there will be our very own Striders version of the 12 days of Christmas. On each of the 12 days there will be a different Christmas activity designed to get us all feeling better and being social even if it’s […]

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Club Charity: Action For Children

Action for Children

Hi Striders, Congratulations to Valerie for raising an amazing total of £3,000 for Autism Beds as the club charity , a fantastic total in such a tough year. I’m delighted to say that at the AGM on 12th November, Action for Children was chosen as the new Stopsley Strider’s Charity of the Year. To be fair, it was the only […]

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Stopsley Striders Cross Country Challenge

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Now that winter is upon us and organised races are a dim and distant memory it’s time to introduce the Stopsley Striders Cross Country Challenge. Run along similar lines to the 5k time trials earlier in the year but longer and muddier! It will be a 4-month, 4-course team challenge that can be walked, jogged or run. Everyone will score […]

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Special Birthday

We all at Stopsley Striders would like to wish a very Special Happy Birthday to both Bill and Pam who both turn 70 this October. —-x—- 6th October – Bill Barratt 24th October – Pam Abbitt

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Update on Cross Country

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The 3 Counties Cross Country has been cancelled for this season 2020/21. The decision was made due to not being to use many of the venues eg schools. In addition it possible that local lockdowns could be enforced which may happen very close to races. Also it would be better to have clubs functioning as normal as possible before organising […]

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PJ Hough

PJ Hough

PJ Hough2020 It is with sadness of the news that fellow Strider PJ Hough passed away last Monday. A committed member of the club who will be fondly remembered. Our condolences go to his family at this time

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Run the Rainbow lockdown

In these troubling times it is hard to get and keep motivated. But Amanda was able to get us up and running, walking or getting active. Starting from Sunday, 26th April 2020, Amanda got us all Running a Rainbow. The idea was to run, walk or do an activity wearing the colours of the rainbow, in order over a week. […]

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