Local banker takes on the London Marathon for his deafblind Uncle

Local banker, Patrick Coughlan will be bravely tackling this month’s Virgin London Marathon to help deafblind people like his own Uncle, Matthew. Patrick, a keen runner from Romford, described how his Uncle Matthew, lives with no hearing and very little sight. “He was born completely deaf and lost most of his sight when he was … Read more

Local businessman takes on the London Marathon for deafblind Grandfather

Local businessman, Paul Johnson will be bravely tackling next month’s Virgin London Marathon to help deafblind people like his wife’s Grandfather, Alf. Paul, a keen runner and weightlifter from Stoney Stratford described how 89 year old Alf, lives with very little sight and hearing: “Alf sadly lost most of his sight in the army. Amazingly, … Read more

Local runners take on the London Marathon to help deafblind people

Two Peterborough runners will be taking on their biggest challenge yet by running next month’s Virgin London Marathon in a bid to raise money to help deafblind people.   Claire Roberts, a Fitness Instructor from Yaxley and Wouter Van Rijn, a Senior Marketing Executive from Woodston, along with four others, will be running the London … Read more