Trainers on for 30th Upton fun run

Upton Fun Run - The runners are off
Upton Fun Run - The runners are off

Organisers are inviting people to sign up for the 30th Upton fun run.

The annual run will take place on Sunday, May 18, starting at 10am from Brookside WMC on Tom Wood Ash Lane.

The event is suitable for people of all ages and abilities, under eights must be accompanied by an adult.

The route will take runners through the village, to the church at North Elmsall and the finish line which is just past Brookside WMC.

Organisers have applied for road closures between the Netto roundabout and the bottom of Barnsdale Bar.

Organiser Christine Elkin said: “It’s a fantastic event which has been going for 30 years.

“It’s the only community event left in the village and everyone comes out for it.”

Entry forms are available from shops in Upton and South Elmsall or by calling 01977 647079.