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Shafton, South Yorkshire, GB
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Over 90 years ago, I was born in Barnsley, Yorkshire, to a working-class family. Poverty was as natural to us as great wealth and power were to the aristocracy of that age. Like his father and grandfather before him, my dad, Albert, eked out a meagre existence as a miner, working hundreds of feet below the surface, smashing the rock face with a pickaxe, searching for coal how times have changed

Rabbit Ings is a country park located on the former colliery yard and spoil heap of the Monkton Colliery and then the Royston Drift Mine, which closed in 1989. The 64-hectare site, situated near Royston in South Yorkshire, is home to an array of wildlife including newts, snakes and herons.,

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  1. Race Name: Marathon

    • Run 42.195km
    Race Date: Sat 14 Apr 2018, 10.00am
    • Race Name: Half Marathon

      • Run 21km
      Race Date: Sat 14 Apr 2018, 10.00am
      • Race Name: 20 mi

        • Run 20mi
        Race Date: Sat 14 Apr 2018, 10.00am
        • Race Name: 10k

          • Run 10km
          Race Date: Sat 14 Apr 2018, 10.00am
          • Race Name: 5k

            • Run 5km
            Race Date: Sat 14 Apr 2018, 10.00am

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