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Let’s run to a new fitness challenge

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Let’s run to a new fitness challenge

Celebrate National Running Day at an event in Bury that is open to people of all ages and fitness levels.

This free challenge takes place on Wednesday 5 June at Burrs Country Park, and you can set your targets from half a mile to three miles.

The run will be led by trained volunteers and helped by Bury Sport and Physical Activity Service. The session is especially suitable for beginners, who can use the event as a starting point to improve their fitness.

The run starts at 7 pm, although participants are asked to arrive at least 20 minutes beforehand.

To sign up and for more information please contact Bury Sport and Physical Activity Service on 0161 253 5893 or


Press release issued: 21 May 2013.

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Bury Council consists of six towns, Bury, Ramsbottom, Tottington, Radcliffe, Whitefield and Prestwich. Formed in April 1974 as a result of Local Government re-organisation it was one of the ten original districts that formed the County of Greater Manchester. The Borough has an area of 9,919 hectares (24,511 acres) and serves a population of 187,500.

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