This year’s English Half Marathon takes place again in Warrington on September 21. And the 2014 version, sponsored by New Balance, promises to be bigger and better than before. As well as the half marathon, which starts at 9am, there will be a Live Wire mile challenge, at 12.45pm, and a 10k – taking in some of the route over the Cantilever Bridge. We will be publishing all the news in the run up to the race, and all the reaction afterwards. Residents are being made aware of road closures in the area which will be in place from 5am until 2pm.

YOUR PICS: More of your pictures from the Festival of Running

Warrington Guardian:

8:42am Thursday 25th September 2014

WE asked for your pictures from the New Balance Festival of Running on Sunday and you sent them in your droves.

Charlotte and friends tackle mile for trust

Warrington Guardian: The Crowson family on completion of the LiveWire Mile, from left to right Darren, Charlotte, Juliet and Oliver Crowson

6:08am Wednesday 24th September 2014

CHARLOTTE Crowson showed the LiveWire milers how to do it.

YOUR PICS: Warrington Festival of Running

Warrington Guardian:

2:54pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

THOUSANDS enjoyed the sunshine on Sunday to take part in the English Half Marathon Festival of running in Warrington.

VIDEO: Charity runners make an impression at half marathon

Warrington Guardian: Runners stream out of Victoria Park onto the route through south Warrington DGB2109014

7:45am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

VICTORIA Park was awash with runners on Sunday morning as thousands of competitors took part in the English Half Marathon.

PICS: On the sofa with the Warrington Guardian

Warrington Guardian:

8:26am Monday 22nd September 2014

VISITORS to the festival of running in Victoria Park on Sunday got the chance to rest their legs.

VIDEO: Thousands compete in Warrington running events

Warrington Guardian:

12:48pm Sunday 21st September 2014

THOUSANDS of runners descended on Victoria Park in Warrington this morning to compete in the New Balance half marathon and 10k events.

Former champ returns for Sunday's English Half Marathon

Warrington Guardian: The last Warrington half marathon before a 21-year hiatus

5:05pm Friday 19th September 2014

HE kept his Warrington half marathon title for 21 years but now the town's final half marathon winner in the 80s will be cheering on future running stars from the lead car.

X Factor star to headline music festival at Sunday's Half Marathon

Warrington Guardian: (10413608)

12:46pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

A FORMER X Factor star is among the acts to perform during Sunday's English Half Marathon Festival of Running.

Only 100 place left in LiveWire mile at Victoria Park

Warrington Guardian:

10:42am Tuesday 16th September 2014

THERE are only 100 places left in the LiveWire mile taking place on Sunday.

New office for New Balance as sports giant turns attention to football

Warrington Guardian:

8:23am Tuesday 16th September 2014

A SPORTSWEAR giant which has called Warrington its home for the past 15 years, is moving to a new base in Birchwood.

New Balance gives its top tips ahead of Sunday's English Half Marathon in Warrington

Warrington Guardian:

3:40pm Monday 15th September 2014

THE countdown is on!

REVEALED: LiveWire mile medals and T-shirts

Warrington Guardian:

12:07pm Thursday 11th September 2014

EXCITEMENT is building ahead of the New Balance English Half Marathon taking place next weekend in Warrington.

REVEALED: Route for the Warrington Festival of Running

Warrington Guardian: The 10k route for the race

9:05am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

THE routes are in for the English Half Marathon Festival of Running.

Revealed: The medals for this year's English Half Marathon in Warrington

Warrington Guardian:

9:00am Tuesday 26th August 2014

HERE it is. The medals have been released for what promises to be Warrington’s biggest running day.

Run with the Wolves at English Half Marathon

Warrington Guardian:

12:00pm Sunday 24th August 2014

GET on your running shoes to help the Warrington Wolves Charitable Foundation.

Third time's a charm for Sankey runner

Warrington Guardian:

8:00am Sunday 24th August 2014

THEY say third time’s a charm and one half marathon runner hopes this will ring true when he pounds the streets of Warrington all in the name of a worthy cause.



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