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Frank Cross – Lancashire’s World-leading half-miler of the 1880s

Britain’s fastest middle-distance runner for almost 40 years from the 1880s onwards was a Lancastrian. Francis John Kynaston Cross, known familiarly as “Frank”, had been born in Eccles, which was then in Lancashire and is now part of Greater Manchester, on 14 November 1865. The Cross family had become immensely wealthy as cotton-mill owners, and […]

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Elliot Hurley in relay action at Cardiff

England U20 – North Team Welsh Athletics International 15 July 2014

The England U20 North team was selected from the Northern U20 competition held in Manchester 14 / 15 June 2014   England Athletics offered the winning U20 athletes the opportunity to compete for England in their respective areas ie North, Midlands and South. The England North team was managed by Shaun Hird and Jill Hodgson who […]

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