Runners needed for race

RUNNERS from across the Dearne Valley are being encouraged to challenge themselves and enter The Bupa Great North Run.

Marie Curie Cancer Care are looking for people to join their Daffofil Team for the race which takes place in the north east on Sunday, September 12.

As a member of the team, runners will receive a running vest, fundraising support and sports massage to sooth aching muscles after the race.

Anyone who would like to join the team contact the charity by either visiting, or call 0870 034 0040.