Simon’s Snaps: Runners welcome return of Bramley Parkrun


More than 200 runners of all ages, shapes and sizes completed the return of Bramley parkrun today.

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Bramley parkrun is a family affair. Photo: Simon Cullingworth

The weekly parkrun had been cancelled due to refurbishment work on the changing rooms in Bramley Park, including the removal of asbestos.

Photographer Simon Cullingworth captured the proceedings.

The community-led run saw visitors from Bath, Dalby Forest, Essex, Norwich, Oakwell, Oldham, Roundhay, Sewerby and Woodhouse, with 25 different running clubs represented.

Event organiser Jean Hollings said:

“Thanks again to all our wonderful volunteers as we certainly couldn’t do parkrun without you.

“Thank you to everyone for your patience whilst the repairs have been completed. Thanks to the Core Team who have been amazing and supportive. We are so excited to be back.”


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