Number fears dashed at run

Despite concerns over a lack of entrants to the annual Philiphaugh Hill Run, when the day came, it proved to be just as successful as previous years.

Over 120 people turned out and organisers were thankful for everyone’s commitment to the run.

The overall winner in the four mile run was Ethan Elder, with a time of 25 minutes 13 seconds, while the 1st lady was Beth Hobbs 30 minutes 40 seconds and the 1st Under-12 was Gregor Collins with 27 minutes 11 seconds. The overall winner in the 7 mile run was Fergus Johnson, with a time of 48 minutes 13 seconds, and the 1st lady was Charlotte Morgan at 51 minutes 15 seconds.