Run honours memory of tragic police officer Ian

Ian Terry. Photo: PA/PA Wire
Ian Terry. Photo: PA/PA Wire

A 5km run in memory of a Burnley police officer who was killed during a training exercise will take place next month.

The Ian Terry Memorial 5K Cowm Race will be held at 7pm on Wednesday, July 16th, starting from the Cock & Magpie, Cockhall Lane, Whitworth.

The event is being staged by Andems Runners as a tribute to PC Terry who died when he was shot during the incident at a disused factory in June 2008.

Proceeds from the race will go to Care of Police Survivors, Turning Point & 6th Rochdale Scouts.

Entry is £4 to affiliated runners, £6 to unaffiliated and £1 extra to those entering on the night. For more information call 01706 750620 or email