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Training payment scheme

Ady King writes: I’m pleased to announce that after several months of trialling the scheme, we’re ready for launch. The main reasons for launching are to reduce manual admin and the monies handled each week, which will be mostly automated. The scheme...

GDPR action for members

Robin Farrar writes: In line with the 2018 data protection regulation, all club members have to agree on our application form that their data will be shared with England Athletics. There is now also a requirement for all users to log in to your myAthletics portal to...

Festival help needed

Bob Paul writes: With our Festival of Running less than a month away, we still require more volunteers, especially as marshalls, water station helpers, and at BARC, so please...

Important Reminder to All

Sue Wright writes: At the end of last year, following an accident involving one of our members, the club implemented a policy whereby all runs crossing the A143 do so at a walking pace, using the central reservation. Runs start and finish at the bottom of Station...

Guide Runner Workshop

Sue Potter writes: We have a Sight Loss Awareness and Guide Running Workshop on Wednesday 24 April, 6.30 to 8.30pm at Bungay High School sports centre. Book a place...

Fundraising Quiz

Alice Kirk writes: The next quiz has been booked for the evening of Saturday 18 May at Ditchingham village hall. More information shortly – please put the date in your diaries and start putting teams together.

Chocolate and sweets please

Alice Kirk writes: Rose Stride has kindly agreed to staff the fundraising stall at our Festival which includes a chocolate and sweet tombola. We need donations – a box is in BARC shed for these. Please include different sizes of chocolates and sweets (from 50p...

Help needed at Haverhill

Bobbie Sauerzapf writes: We need someone for Black Dog admin at the Haverhill leg of the SWL on Sunday 24 March. They need to extract £4 from every senior BD running and hand to Haverhill Running Club. They also need to record Black Dog names, ages and finish...

Wednesday Work Party

John Wharton writes: Wednesday 13 March 09:00-17:00 – Spring work party with jobs suitable for all skills. Clearly not a day with maximum availability for helpers, but hopefully enough retired, non working and shift workers can attend. Also, an appeal for two or...

Tombola/fundraising at BFoR

Alice Kirk writes: The Fundraising Committee wondered if anyone was interested in setting up, manning and organising a Tombola event at the Festival of Running? Or any other kind of fundraising stall. If you are interested please contact me, thank...