Wheelchair-bound Darren delighted with half marathon success
Being in a wheelchair didn’t stop Darren Noone from completing his first half marathon in aid of Derian House Children’s Hospice.
The 51-year-old, who has cerebral palsy, battled against the wind and the rain to complete the Blackpool course in his wheelchair with the help of support worker Michelle Pedder.
Their efforts raised a tremendous £1,009 to help support children and families from across the North West who rely on the children’s hospice in Chorley for end-of-life and respite care.
Darren, of Blackburn, was inspired to take on the challenge after seeing his father, Tom, complete... read more
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