Community Association has organised a 5k fun run around the village,
starting at 11 am on Sunday 27th September from the Island Farm
Donkey Sanctuary, Old Didcot Road, Brightwell-cum-Sotwell. A walk
will follow the same route, starting at 11.10 am.
costs are £3 in advance or £4 on the day. Children (5-15 years)
details and all enquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org. You
can also register on the day. Last registration is at 10 30 am.
try and get to the Fun Run/Walk in good time, especially if you need
to collect your event number or wish to register on the day. Please
park cars in the front field as signposted in Old Didcot Road.
Marshals will be there to assist you. Dogs are allowed in the front
field but not on the actual Sanctuary premises as they could disturb
enquiries/problems on the day please come to the Administration Desk.
Sorry but there will be no tent to leave bags and no changing
facilities. Personal belongings are brought at your own risk. Unisex
toilets will be available in the front field and there are also
toilets in the barn.
Donkey Sanctuary will have a mobile van serving drinks and ice cream
in their front field next to the A4130 road. Their barn will also be
open for food and drinks. Water will be available at the finish for
runners and walkers. If you donít fancy running or walking why not
pay a visit to the Donkey Sanctuary itself?
course consists of both on and off road, winding in a loop around the
village with the start and finish in Old Didcot Road, near to the
main entrance of the Island Farm Donkey Sanctuary. Marshals will be
along the route to direct runners and walkers.
in Old Didcot Road and turn right into village road
All runners who complete the course will have their finishing times recorded and these will be uploaded onto the village web site as soon as available. There will be trophies for winners plus medals and goody bags for all those who complete the course. Trophies will be awarded to the first male and female in adult, under 16 and under 12 categories.
approximately Ĺ mile turn sharp left up into Watermanís Lane
the top of the lane turn right into Pleasant Place and continue
forwards along the High Road
right into Greenmere, continue around the two grass islands, then
back up to rejoin the High Road
forwards along the High Road then turn right down Style Acre Lane
the end of the lane turn left down Bakerís Lane then continue and
join Sotwell Street at the bottom
- Turn right into bridleway continue forwards then turn right onto Croft Path
- Continue along Croft Path and join Brightwell Street at the end
- Continue forwards along Brightwell Street, past the Red Lion pub and the War
- Continue forwards along the road, turn left into Old Didcot Road and finish.
The Community Association wishes to thank Island Farm for hosting the event, Didcot Park Run and Didcot Runners Club for providing their expertise and marshals and also sponsors Ridgeway for their very generous support.
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