Author: GillyGill

We Own the Night 10k 10/05/14

We Own the Night 10k 10/05/14

I am running the We Own the Night 10k in my NIA Project t-shirt, not the corporate stuff sadly attached to this race. I’ll be thinking of Margaret Muller as I run. She was brutally murdered whilst running round Victoria Park, where tomorrow’s event takes place, in 2003. She was a Hackney-based artist originally from the USA. I will donate my ‘goodie’ bag (see pics on @gilly... »

Running for NIA, Hackney charity for women and children

Running for NIA, Hackney charity for women and children

I’m running and raising for NIA a Hackney charity that works tirelessly to help, support, heal children and women who have experienced violence. The Manchester Marathon has been completed, up next are two local events: the We Own the Night women only 10k on 10th May 2014 (ironically the one night out of 365 that women can run, have fun, walk, meet, share and experience the freedom of being o... »