Sis­ters’ hospice ef­fort in mem­ory of mother

Kentish Express Ashford & District - - London Marathon -

THE Pil­grims Hospice is to host a stall in Ten­ter­den High Street on Satur­day morn­ing to drum up sup­port for two sis­ters run­ning the Lon­don Marathon.

Emma Good­man and Louise Jen­nings re­cently com­pleted a half marathon in Lydd as part of their train­ing for the April 26 race, which they are run­ning to raise money for the char­ity and in mem­ory of their late mother, Dina Wood, of Rol­ven­den Layne.

Cindy Jen­nings, fund-raiser for the hospice and Louise’s mother-in-law, said: “The girls have raised about £1,000 with their Just Giv­ing web­page, but not ev­ery­body is happy to spon­sor on­line, so they can spon­sor them at the stall.”

Any­one want­ing to spon­sor Emma and Louise on­line can do by vis­it­ing www.just­giv­ em­ma­gand­louisej, phone Mrs Good­man on 07811 209452 or visit Satur­day’s stall.

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