Congratulations Bedford parkrun and Katarina Darcy!

Congratulations! Bedford parkrun and Katarina Darcy are finalists in the Pride in Bedfordshire Awards 2014

Firstly thank you to all of this year's nominators for taking the time to write about our event and about our Events Director, Katarina, for doing so much for the community.

It was very difficult for the judges to make the final decisions as so many amazing stories were received, but ultimately we have been selected this year and we are the people that are invited to the the awards presentation on the Thursday 27th November at the Bedford Corn Exchange 6.30-10.30pm

Tickets are available to you, fellow Bedford parkrunners and volunteers and family. Tickets are £26.50 for adults and £16.50 for under 12s and includes a three course meal, reception drink, musical entertainment, famous guests and the awards presentation.

We will need to confirm ticket requirements, so please email us ( Thursday 12pm and advise of any special dietary requirements (vegetarian/allergies etc) - This is very important as the venue need to pre-order these meals and will not be available to you on the night if you haven't already advised us in advance. Payment will also be required.

Dress code: smart /casual (no jeans or trainers)

Please also advise of any wheelchairs, deaf people, blind people with guide dogs etc as soon as possible

Please note tickets to this event go very quickly, so please contact me as soon as you can

On the night all finalists will be acknowledge on stage, in the programme and on the large AV screen and all finalists will receive a certificate with the winner receiving a trophy,

Now is your chance to vote in the 'People's Choice Award' for Bedford parkrun, please follow this link below​ to the event site where details of all finalists, their vote code, charges and terms and conditions are available. And the listing will feature in the Bedfordshire titles this week. YOU HAVE TILL SUNDAY TO GET YOUR VOTE IN

​So please make sure you circulate this email to everyone you know.

Martin Keepfer
Bedford parkrun Committee