Domestic Violence Awareness Run 5K

Next Race: 25/11/2021

Williamson Park, Lancaster, LA1 1UX

This is a family friendly run or walk to raise awareness of domestic violence. The intention is to raise money for those charities and services involved in helping female domestic violence survivors.

This run has been organised to coincide with the United Nations 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Based violence https://www.unwomen.org/en/what-we-do/ending-violence-against-women/take-action/16-days-of-activism

The run will take place in the beautiful Williamson Park, Lancaster. The run/walk will start from outside the cafe within the park. 

There are public toilets available in the park. There is parking in the park -there are two car parks one at the bottom of the park and one at the top which has limited car park spaces. Both car parks have disabled spaces. 

There will be prizes for first, second and third places. 

The route will be on the tarmac path in the park and therefore accessible to prams and wheelchairs, weather permitting. 

Please check out the below facebook page. For those runners wanting to run in memory of a woman killed, please access the facebook page for instructions on how to do this. This is not obligatory and runners/walkers can just participate. 

 website https://www.facebook.com/runningtorememberdeadwomen 

Any questions please email: annahopkins22@hotmail.com

This is a charity run and the aim is to raise as much money for domestic violence services as possible. 

Suggested charities: 

Women's Aid: https://www.womensaid.org.uk/

Safenet - https://safenet.org.uk/

AAFDA- Advocacy After Fatal Domestic Abuse https://aafda.org.uk/

Refuge: https://www.refuge.org.uk

The cost to enter: £15 + online entry fee - the costs will be used towards recovering costs of putting the run on and to contribute towards planning future events to raise awarenss of gender based violence. Activism Against Gender Based Violence is a registered community interest company: 13658133 which aims to promote community awareness of gender based violence through community activities.

Domestic Violence Awareness Run 5K Nov 2021

  • 25/11/2021, 01:00 - 10/12/2021, 23:59

    Domestic Violence Awareness Run Virtual Option

    £15.00
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    N.B. THIS IS THE VIRTUAL OPTION.

    This run has been organised to coincide with the United Nations 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Based violence https://www.unwomen.org/en/what-we-do/ending-violence-against-women/take-action/16-days-of-activism

    The run will take place in the beautiful Williamson Park, Lancaster. The run/walk will start from outside the cafe within the park. 

    There are public toilets available in the park. There is parking in the park -there are two car parks one at the bottom of the park and one at the top which has limited car park spaces. Both car parks have disabled spaces. 

    There will be prizes for first, second and third places. 

    The route will be on the tarmac path in the park and therefore accessible to prams and wheelchairs, weather permitting. 

    Please check out the below facebook page. For those runners wanting to run in memory of a woman killed, please access the facebook page for instructions on how to do this. This is not obligatory and runners/walkers can just participate. 

     website https://www.facebook.com/runningtorememberdeadwomen 

    Any questions please email: annahopkins22@hotmail.com

    This is a charity run and the aim is to raise as much money for domestic violence services as possible. 

    Suggested charities: 

    Women's Aid: https://www.womensaid.org.uk/

    Safenet - https://safenet.org.uk/

    AAFDA- Advocacy After Fatal Domestic Abuse https://aafda.org.uk/

    Refuge: https://www.refuge.org.uk

    The cost to enter: £15 + online entry fee - the costs will be used towards recovering costs of putting the run on and to contribute towards planning future events to raise awarenss of gender based violence. Activism Against Gender Based Violence is a registered community interest company: 13658133 which aims to promote community awareness of gender based violence through community activities.

Location

Directions

Take Junction 34 from M6. The park has two car parks one at the top near the cafe and one at the bottom on Wyresdale Road. The run will set off from outside the cafe.