Running horticulturalists raise cash for Perennial

Paresh Raithatha and Andrew O'Brien have raised £4,400 for Perennial by running the London Marathon.

The pair joined 38,000 runners to help HortAid, which has now raised £44,000.

Andrew O’Brien, gardener, blogger and owner of Kent-based business Grow Garden Care, joined Paresh Raithatha, managing director of Ansell Garden Centre in West Drayton, Middlesex at the start line.

Perennial events manager Chris Crooker said: "The atmosphere in London yesterday was just incredible and we were in awe of our two heroes who both ran a fantastic race for Perennial. The money they have raised will make a huge difference to the lives of horticulturists Perennial helps and we hope their efforts will inspire others to get involved in HortAid this year. A huge thank you from all of us at Perennial."

Donate at:

Virgin Money Giving | Andrew O'Brien

Virgin Money Giving | Paresh Raithatha


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