East Coast raise funds in memory of Paddy Campbell

East Coast AC committee members Marie Glover (left) and Catherine Maxwell had the honour of presenting a cheque for �1,354 to Patricia, Trisha, Bernadette and Christopher Campbell.
East Coast AC committee members Marie Glover (left) and Catherine Maxwell had the honour of presenting a cheque for �1,354 to Patricia, Trisha, Bernadette and Christopher Campbell.

East Coast Athletic Club raised £1,354 from its Sunrise 5k Run and other initiatives for NI Chest, Heart and Stroke, in memory of Paddy Campbell who passed away last year.

Committee members Marie Glover and Catherine Maxwell had the honour of presenting a cheque to Patricia, Trisha, Bernadette and Christopher Campbell.

The club’s Press Officer, Ryan Maxwell, explained: “It was fantastic to see the running and wider sporting community of Larne come together with Paddy’s family to support such a worthwhile cause.

“Not only was Paddy a runner for East Coast, but he was our friend, a gentleman and a well-respected member of the local community.”

And rhe Sunrise Run 5k, in memory of Paddy Campbell, is set to return in 2015. The event will take place on July 27, starting at 7 am from Dixon Hall, Larne.