Santas to pound the streets of Whiteley for charity run

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PEOPLE are bring urged to put on a Santa suit and run 5k to raise money for a good cause.

The Santa Family 5k Dash is taking place in Whiteley on Sunday, December 20.

It is raising money for Dreams Come True, a national charity that helps children and young people with serious and life-limiting conditions to fulfil a dream.

The run will start at Dominos in Parkway at 8.30am and finish in Meadowside.

Participants can register, and collect an adult or child Santa suit from Dreams Come True this coming weekend at Whiteley Shopping Centre.

The charity will be fundraising there on Saturday between 9am and 4pm and on Sunday between 11am and 4pm.

Each Santa suit costs £5, which includes a charity donation, with a minimum sponsorship of £10 for adults and £5 for children.

Martin Neal, fundraising manager, said: ‘Please come down to support this great cause and event.’