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The Bluebell Run 2024

On 30th April, club runners ran the annual bluebell run, held in memory of Simon Davis whose favourite route was through Oldmoor Woods (or Bluebell Woods), near Strelley. This is an event where club members sport Ilkeston RC Vests, where we are joined by runners outside of the club, notably Smalley Road Runners who turned up also in good numbers. 

Simon was a longstanding and very much liked member of IRC, who sadly took his own life in 2017.

The club collected £32 for Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide (SoBS), any further donations for anyone who wasn't able to give on the night: (

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