Tag Archives: #LondonMarathon

Enter the 2019 Virgin Money London Marathon

On Monday 30 April 2018, the ballot will open to put your name in the hat for a place at the 2019 Virgin Money London Marathon. The Virgin Money London Marathon is the largest annual single-day fundraising event in the world; this year through Virgin Money Giving alone fundraisers raised over £21 million for charity. It is an incredible 26.2 …

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Glasgow: London Marathon

Come and support all the runners taking part in this year’s Virgin Money London Marathon in the Glasgow Lounge on 22 April. Watch it here in our Cinema Room on the big screen from 11am. Get yourself a coffee, a big comfy seat and imagine you’re there running with them – slightly cheating – but we know you would if …

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Edinburgh: London Marathon

On Sunday 22 April come along to the Edinburgh Lounge and support the runners of London Marathon. We will have delicious fruit skewers and ice tea. The event will be showing from 10am as we watch the elite men’s race, the second half of the elite women’s race and the masses pound the pavements of this famous course.

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Meet our resident MC at the Virgin Money Giving Challenge Zone

If you have been out to the Virgin Money London Marathon Expo at the London Excel Centre and have visited the Virgin Money Giving Challenge Zone you will have heard, seen, chatted with and maybe even danced with “Mike on the Mic”. So who is the man behind the microphone? The man behind the moves? He is Mike Beckingham, 35, …

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Win £100 by spotting the London Marathon difference

Virgin Money London Marathon £250m

And so we reach our final 2018 #marathonchallenge! For our eighth and final week, we’ve set up three games of spot the difference for you. . Keep an eye on our twitter and Facebook pages for three images this week. Each has five differences to spot – find all five in one picture for your chance to win £100 for …

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Win £100 by inspiring London Marathon runners

We’re almots at the end of our eight weeks of #marathonchallenge – for week seven, we’re asking you to put your writing cap on and share a motivational message with runners everywhere. Check our the image on our social media and give it your best motivational caption to win. Keep an eye on our twitter and Facebook pages for your …

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Win £100 for charity by guessing the well known London Marathoners

Continuing our eight weeks of #marathonchallenge – this week we’re asking you to guess the well known London Marathon runner from the clues provided. Get your quiz head on and check our our cryptic image clues for your chance to win. Keep an eye on our twitter and Facebook pages for your chance to win £100 for your chosen charity …

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Win £100 for charity by guessing the celebrity speed

Win London Marathon places

Continuing our eight weeks of #marathonchallenge – this week we’re asking you to guess just how fast some of our more well known London Marathon runners completed the 26.2 miles. Did Adele Roberts run as fast as a squirrel? Could James Cracknell have caught a koala? Keep an eye on our twitter and Facebook pages for your chance to win …

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Memories of Marathon Day

London Marathon Lady

It’s a bit of an understatement to say that the Virgin Money London Marathon creates a lot of memories. We caught up with a few past runners and asked them what their lasting memorises were from the day. Patrick I’m afraid I’d have to say pain, sorry! I was struggling with an injury but what i do remember was the …

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Win £100 for charity by naming the London Marathon location

Continuing our eight weeks of #marathonchallenge – this week we’re setting three cryptic picture clues which point to a different location on the London Marathon course. Keep an eye on our twitter and Facebook pages for your chance to win £100 for your chosen charity simply by telling us the three locations depicted in the clues. And don’t forget to …

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