On 16 September, 2018 Faisal Rashid, MP for Warrington South completed his first ever 10k run, raising £10,904 for charity.
After crossing the finish line in 1 hour and 17 Minutes, Faisal said:
I am so proud to finish the crossing line and running 10k in memory of my late mother. I would like to thank everyone who donated to two local charities St Roccos Hospice and CARE UK Charity and made me achieve my pledge. We have raised £10,904.83 in total.
Thank you everyone for your support much appreciated. Thank you to EHM for bringing great event to Warrington and all the cheerful people on route encouraging the runners.
Thank you to all my Facebook friends who have been very supportive, providing advice and encouraging all the way through. Love Warrington and you all 😍