Thousands take part in St Helens 10k

Lee Boardman and Simon Kilshaw took part in the St Helens 10k
Lee Boardman and Simon Kilshaw took part in the St Helens 10k

Thousands of runners have braved less than perfect conditions to take part in the St Helens 10k.

Starting at Saints home, Langtree Park, before weaving its way through the town centre, the race has become one of the highlights of the amateur running season.

Pictured are Lynne Lyon, Margaret Critchley, Phoebe Wheldon (7) and Paige Wheldon (5)

Pictured are Lynne Lyon, Margaret Critchley, Phoebe Wheldon (7) and Paige Wheldon (5)

Set up by the late Steve Prescott, runners have also rasied thousands of pounds for the foundation which bears Prekkie’s name.

More to follow.