Southport man’s Great North Run inspired by Grandad September 11th, 2015 COMMUNITY CONTRIBUTOR Latest News Shares Comments Photo: Roy Ellis Local financial advisor, Roy Ellis, is embarking on his first Great North Run this Sunday 13th September in honour of his Grandad Tom and in memory of his late Nanna Pat. He is raising funds for Alzheimer’s Society as his Grandad Tom, 90, suffers from Alzheimers. Tom is cared for by his family and especially his daughter Angela. However Roy is keen to raise money for the charity to help others with the condition who are not so fortunate to having a loving family for support. If you want to sponsor Roy on his run or happy just to donate to the Alzheimer’s Society please visit Roy’s Just Giving page: http://www.justgiving.com/royandbev?utm_id=27 Roy will be running with his fiancée Beverley Dougherty, who this year is running her third Great North Run. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!