A RECORD number of participants took part in the Thurrock parkrun on Saturday.
One hundred and twenty-seven (127) hardy souls made it down to Orsett Heath for 9am to navigate the 5k (3.1 mile course).
Since beginning in October 2015, Thurrock’s parkrun has earned a reputation for its friendly, welcoming environment, stressing that it is not a race but a personal challenge.
If you are thinking about taking part, then just click the link below.
There are a number of other running groups around the borough. Thurrock Nomads are a fun group. You can find them on Facebook.