Community Champions

Wiltshire firms back UK-long run

Written by Peter Davison.

The Mighty TitansWiltshire firms have thrown their weight behind a non-stop fundraising run across the entire length of the country.

Departing from Land's End on Saturday (July 28), 15 Mighty Titans from New Era Fitness in Melksham are running in non-stop relay, in a bid to reach John O’Groats by Saturday, 4 August.

The team will cover roughly 1,000 miles between them.

The runners aim to raise £10,000 for mental health charity Wiltshire Mind. Members of the public can donate at

Stuart Pearce, the MD of sponsor SMARTech energy, said: ""We are extremely pleased to be supporting this challenge and excellent cause; playing our part in changing the way we talk about mental health and improving the lives of those in our local community."