Hundreds turn out for record-breaking Burnley parkrun

Burnley's latest group of 'Couch to 5K' graduates
Burnley's latest group of 'Couch to 5K' graduates

Fifty people have completed the ‘Couch to 5k’ programme by taking part in a record-breaking Burnley parkrun.

These 50 runners joined a further 403 participants at the parkrun on Saturday morning – the highest attendance since it started in 2012.

The free ‘Burnley Couch to 5k’ programme is run by Get in2 and Burnley Athletic Club and starts again on Tuesday.

For more details on the programme contact Getin2@burnley.gov.uk visit www.burnleyleisure.co.uk.