Tag Archives: #LondonMarathon

Watch the elite race start from the Brasher Grandstand

Have you got friends and family coming to see you off at the Virgin Money London Marathon start line? After that good luck hug, they could be watching the elite race start from the Brasher Grandstand with our latest giveaway. All you have to do is head over to our twitter, Instagram and Facebook pages to take part and you …

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Guess the celebrity and win a £100 donation for charity

Many of Dame Barbara Windsor’s colleagues and friends – known collectively as ‘Barbara’s Revolutionaries‘ – are running this years Virgin Money London Marathon to raise awareness and funds for Dementia Revolution.  So this week, we have something that’s going to test your celebrity knowledge. Can you figure out the celebrity from a set of cryptic clues? You have the chance …

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Eliud Kipchoge and Sir Mo Farah will run the 2019 Virgin Money London Marathon

On 28 April this year, we will celebrate our 10th year as sponsor of the Virgin Money London Marathon. The last nine events have seen some incredible moments, and 2019 looks to be another special one as the race welcomes back world record holder and defending champion, Eliud Kipchoge, alongside Britain’s own Sir Mo Farah. Kipchoge won his third Virgin …

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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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