It’s a big thank you to mark Royston in Blue

Jack Bebbington won a Royston Leisure Centre Gym Membership for raising funds.

Jack Bebbington won a Royston Leisure Centre Gym Membership for raising funds. - Credit: Archant

The organisers of Royston in Blue held a presentation evening to thank everyone for taking part in the annual fundraising run, and to present prizes to the highest fundraisers.

Helen Loughran and Dr Michael Firth from Freman College and Meridian School with Lisa Thompson who s

Helen Loughran and Dr Michael Firth from Freman College and Meridian School with Lisa Thompson who supply volunteers and school band for the day. PICTURE: Terry Hartga. - Credit: Archant

An amazing £21,553 was raised for the Teenage Cancer Trust through this year’s 5km run on Therfield Heath.

Jack Bebbington was presented with gym membership for his fundraising efforts, and a cheque was presented to Judith Anderson from the charity.

Event organiser Lisa Thompson said: “The committee would like to thank everyone who helped make the day possible.

“Special thanks to all the sponsors, the volunteers, participants, Toby and the staff at The Heath, Julian Berry and Roger Huffer.”

Lisa Thompson presenting a cheque to Judith Anderson from the Teenage Cancer Trust. PICTURE: Terry H

Lisa Thompson presenting a cheque to Judith Anderson from the Teenage Cancer Trust. PICTURE: Terry Hartga. - Credit: Archant


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This year’s event saw 700 people sporting blue T-shirts as they lined up to take part in the charity race.

The fastest runner was 14-year-old Ewan Rees.

Winner of the adult prize Phyllida Shaw.

Winner of the adult prize Phyllida Shaw. - Credit: Archant

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