The Great Glen Wheelbarrow Race Challenge

The Great Glen Wheelbarrow Race has raised over £10000 for Loros over the last 4 years, to help promote this years race, which will take part on 31st August, six willing volunteers will be pushing a barrow in a relay all the way from Great Glen to the Loros hospice in Leicester, travelling through, Oadby, Wigston and Leicester City centre.

The Team

The Team of six is Andy Williamson (Trig) Tom Williamson (Son of Trig) Alex Jones (Mumbles) Robert Jones (Beanie) Lee Wylie (Buster) Chris Jones (Jonesy).

The Challenge will be followed by a celebration party at the Royal Oak, High Street, Great Glen from 7pm onwards with live music.

Sponsorship forms can be obtained from the Loros Hospice, Great Glen Parish Council, Royal Oak Great Glen and Cafe Two Ten on the Narborough Road. You can also sponsor the relay on line,
please visit The Just Giving Website at to make a donation.

Come and support the team along the route of their challenge and raise money for this worthwhile cause.

The Poster for the Challenge.