Brighton

Group run

Junks not dead!

14 runners ran 1.0km to help the Real Junk Food Project in Brighton.

  • Rosie
  • Roy Hill
  • Brighton runner
  • Tara Shanahan
  • Juliet O'Brien
  • Michael Pirrie
  • David Richards
  • Worthing runner
  • Brighton runner
  • Brighton runner
  • Michelle
  • Angela Mynott
  • Nancy Platts
  • Philippa
 
Tuesday, 12th of October 2021
 
Led by Tara Shanahan

There's just about enough light left for us to see each other when we meet up now as the leaves start to gather on the ground, the temperature starts to drop and the rubbish starts to pile up...quite literally in Brighton right now.

The Real Junk Food Cafe is a wonderful place where customers can pay what they want or even pay it forward for a great meal that uses waste or donated food. Cleaning was the order of the day in the downstairs kitchen, upstairs in the cafe area and up in the laundry area.

Katharine and Jay went particularly above the call of duty, scrubbing the oven to within an inch of it's life. Shelves and surfaces were wiped and this writer cleaned the washing machine and drier removing plenty of lint in the process.

Having wiped,polished,scrubbed and buffed most of us made our way to the Basketmakers Arms for our first proper post lockdown social which was brilliantly organised by our new social secretaryMichelle. Talking of Michelle...I once met Michelle Pfeiffer in New York! Those who were there last night understand why I say this!!! A good time was had by all.

Report written by David Richards


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Tara Shanahan
Led by Tara Shanahan

Goodgym trainer for Brighton. A running obsessive since 2009 now spreading the running joy by coaching. Have run marathons, prefer 10ks!

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