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Virgin Money London Marathon 22nd April 2018

Thank you for your interest in participating in the world famous London Marathon in support of Francis House Children’s Hospice. We have a limited amount of places for the 2018 marathon, and ask those interested to complete our application form.

Deadline for entries is 29th September 2017 – OUR CHARITY PLACES ARE NOW FILLED.

Places will be offered to dedicated supporters who feel they can commit to raising a target of £2,500.

We ask successful applicants to pay a registration fee of £40.

All our runners will receive ongoing support from the Fundraising Team including fundraising materials, running vest, and training and fundraising guidance. We also offer our runners a personalised tour of Francis House to find out more about our work and the importance of your support.

Download a copy of our Francis House Charity Place Application Form here

If you would like to discuss your application in further detail please contact Emma in the Fundraising Office on 0161 443 2200.

For further event details go to

Did you apply for a ballot place through the London Marathon? If you find out you’re successful in October, please do consider running for Francis House!

Need some inspiration to run for Francis House? Read here about Sian, Lauren, Tim and James who ran for us in 2017, supporting their local children’s hospice at this incredible sporting event.

“The atmosphere was brilliant and the supporters were incredible,” Sian.