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Date Set For 2018's Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run Europe’s biggest 10K, which was accompanied by a half marathon for the first time in May, returns to the city centre of Manchester on Sunday, 20 May, 2018, with entries for both distances opening on Tuesday, 4 July at noon. Giant Caterpillar Raises £2,000 For Charity Runners taking part in May’s Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run were joined by the spectacular sight of a giant caterpillar making its way through Manchester’s city centre 10KM Challenge For Manchester's Victoria Victoria Abbott-Fleming took on the 10km event in the city centre of Manchester for the second year running as a double above knee amputee, without the use of prosthetics. Helen Praises 'Amazing' Manchester Crowds Helen Bacon has praised the ‘amazing’ atmosphere in the city for this year’s Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run Three-sy Does It For Azeem In Manchester Blind runner Azeem Amir took on the Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run in aid of the Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital – and will once again be recruiting a team of runners to join him on the 10KM course when it returns for 2018. Jess Sums Up 'Overwhelming' Manchester Run 20-year-old Jess Dyer is already looking forward to next year's Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run after her first-ever 10K last month Dibaba - This Win Is For Manchester Tirunesh Dibaba dedicated her fourth Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run victory to the people of the city as thousands came out to support runners on an emotional and poignant day in Manchester Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run - Statement Following consultation with the Greater Manchester Police and Manchester City Council, the Great Run Company can confirm that the Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run events on Sunday 28 May will go ahead as planned. Running is therapy for Helen Helen takes on her 6th Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run whilst suffering from terminal cancer Miracle Erin Runs For Charity That Saved Dad's Life Miracle baby Erin Irvine will take on the Simplyhealth Junior and Mini Great Manchester Run for the Christie who helped her Dad Adam when he was diagnosed with testicular cancer