SwiMarathon Presentation Evening


Community groups and charities are celebrating after receiving a share of six and a half thousand pounds raised at a big Market Harborough fundraiser.

Six thousands pounds was handed out to 28 local organisations at the presentation evening held at the Robert Smyth Academy. The event helsd on Monday June 10th was following the Swim Marathon that took place at Harborough Leisure Centre in March.

180 swimmers were sponsored to take part in the event organised by the Rotary Club of Market Harborough.

The 28 groups and organisation who benefitted from the funding are:

Market Harborough Swimming Club

Harborough Against Bullying

HFM Radio

Market Harborough Squash Club

Market Harborough Sea Cadets

Harborough Town Football Club Under 7s

Foxton Scout Group

Market Harborough Rounders Club

Little Bowden Primary PTA

Market Harborough Shopmobility

Harborough District ME Support Group

Great Bowden Cemetary

Great Bowden Academy

Market Harborough Street Pastors

Market Harborough C of E PTA

St John Ambulance Cadets

Braybrook Cricket Club

Bower House

Hayfields Girl Guiding

Market Harborough and District Community Vehicle

Enable Youth

Harborough Town Football Club Under 13 Girls

Ians Chain

Satelite Youth Centre

St Peter and St Pauls Church Great Bowden

Market Harborough Rugby Club Under 11s

Harborough Christian Football Club

Great Bowben Pre-School


Award Winners and Cheque Recipients Gather To Enjoy The Presentation Evening


Ian Clarkson

Market Harborough Rotary Club President Ian Clarkson


Chris Etherington

Market Harborough Rotary Club Swimathon Organiser Chris Etherington



Award Winners and Cheque Recipients


Grant Receives Cheque For HFM

Grant Accepts Cheque On Behalf Of Harborough FM