Sunday 20 November 2022: Join us on our sixth #TAL19 run!

A wonderful 5th #TAL19

Thank you to everyone who made the 2021 #TAL19 another amazing day! Race results can be found here Race day photographs can be found here Race Report Once again, Bude’s annual multi-terrain 19km race, the #TAL19, held in memory of local Bude boy Talan Penny, was bathed in sunshine and blue skies. On what would … Read more

This year’s #TAL19 will take place on Sunday 21 November

This year Bude’s annual #Tal19 – a multi- terrain 19km run – will take place on what would have been Talan Penny’s 24th birthday. Bude boy, Talan, died in 2017 from Rhabdomyosarcoma, a type of cancer that affects children and young people. Talan was 19 when he died, and every November the Bude community comes … Read more

Enter the TAL19 Junior Fun Run

A 2km race for the juniors – a great opportunity for our youngsters to be part of the #TAL19 day on Sunday 17th November at 10am Enter via our Eventbrite page. Join us for another great #TAL19 day in Bude. The Junior Fun Run will start at 10am and will cover a distance of 2km. … Read more

What a day for our London Marathon runners

Last year, Emma (who is part of the Trust’s committee), suggested that we enter the London Marathon 2019 charity ballot. The ballot gives one place each to around 500 charities from across the UK. Thousands apply. We were absolutely gobsmacked when the team at the London Marathon got in touch to say we had been … Read more

Come and party for Tal

Ella Henwood is raising money for Talan’s Trust and the Teenage Cancer Trust. In March she ran the Bath Half for Talan’s Trust and in April she will take on the London Marathon for the Teenage Cancer Trust. On Friday 12th April 2019 she is hosting a Disco Charity Night in BED Nightclub in Bude. … Read more

£1300 raised by our wonderful walkers

On Sunday 3 March 2019 we watched in awe as over 100 lovely folk set off in some truly awful weather to walk 19km in Talan’s name. Seeing them walk over the cliff tops, heads down as the wind blew wild, but all smiles and chats, was wonderful. The walk was tough, but as Sarah … Read more

Thank you Bath Halfers!

What an amazing day we all had. On Sunday March 17th ten fabulous Talan’s Trust runners ran the Bath Half Marathon, all finishing in amazing times. The sun shone (finally) the wind dropped and people were smiling everywhere you looked. Thank you to each and everyone of you who supported our runners and Talan’s Trust and … Read more

Entries are now open for the 2019 #TAL19

Entries are now open to the 2019 #TAL19, which will take place on Sunday 17 November 2019 This will be our third Talan’s Trust run and this year we’ll be running the original #TAL19 course – every kilometre you run will mark a year of Talan’s life. This is a multi-terrain 19km run in and … Read more

A visit to the Royal Marsden Hospital

An update from Talan’s Trust trustee, Emma Bartrop about her and Sarah’s recent trip to the see how the money the trust has raised is being used. Sarah and I were lucky enough to be invited to visit the Institute of Cancer Research (ICR), based at the Royal Marsden Hospital. Our aim was to gain an … Read more

Over £1000 raised at the Morrisons Bag Pack

A huge thank you to all our supporters who came along and packed bags at Morrison’s in Bude on Saturday 29 December. We were delighted to raised £1014.56. Thank you to everyone who popped money into our collection tins and thank you to Morrison’s for having us!