Sun 17th Jan 2021Tattenhall Online weather - Patchy rain possiblePatchy rain possible 6°C

The beautiful village of Tattenhall in Cheshire

David's Last Marathon - Read David's Story

Home » News » David's Last Marathon
unnamed (5)

The London Marathon, which took place, Sunday 28 April, will be of particular significance for one Tattenhaller.

David Bish, whom many of you will know in his capacity with the Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal, will be running his last marathon this year at the age of 75.

When he set off on 28 April, David will already have clocked up the following:

  • 8 London Marathons
  • 2 Berlin Marathons
  • The Army Marathon Championships
  • Countless Half Marathons, the last being the Benidorm Half Marathon on 2 March (completed in 2 hours 3 minutes).

David is hoping to raise as much money as possible for the Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal.

He has set up a JustGiving Page and all funds raised here will be added to the Tattenhall District total for 2018/19 which currently stands at £5,600. To support David in this very worthy cause CLICK HERE.

In case you didn't know, 2019 is another very special year in the life of the Royal British Legion Calendar in that it is the 80th anniversary of the commencement of WWII and, of course, June 2019 sees the 75th Anniversary of D Day.

David also hopes to be asking local shops and pubs to have a sponsorship form and collecting box — watch this space.

Good Luck from everyone at Tattenhall Online.

popular recent storiesAlso in the news

@ No 3
@No 3: Sun 17 Jan 6:17am

We are ready to take your order every day from 4 to 9pm ( closed on Sunday )☎️ 01829 770033See our menu on Facebook.Facebook: Atno.3Instagram:...

Alison's Takeaway
Alison's Country Kitchen: Sun 17 Jan 6:17am

ALISONS COUNTRY KITCHEN is reopening for takeaways and local produce shopping, on Monday 18 January from 9am to 2pm; please maintain social distancing while waiting for takeaways.Call 01829771330 to pre order or pop in, coffees, breakfasts, lunches, cakes, breads, milk, cheeses, deli produce, quiches, jams, honey, chutneys and homemade meals.keepitlocal #homemade #Cake...

Letters Inn
Kim Chinese Restaurant: Sat 16 Jan 6:17am

The Kim Chinese Restaurant at The Letters Inn remains open for takeaway collections. They are open everyday but Tuesday, opening hours are 4:30 — 9:00pm. Telephone orders only. Phone lines open from 3:30pm to take orders.PHONE LINE 01829 771378SCAN THE QR CODE BELOW FOR THE...