Gruelling tower run returns to Leicester

By Ben Stevens

The exciting Leicester Tower Run returns to the city this Saturday(MARCH26).

The event, run by fundraisers for Leicestershire cancer hospice LOROS will see participants run up the 351 steps of the Premier Inn tower, also known as St George’s Tower, as quickly as they can.

Described by organisers as one of the “toughest” and “most intense” workouts there is, people are being encouraged to take part to raise money for their local hospice.

The run will take place between 10am and 2pm this Saturday and is open to everyone eight years and older.

People can take part individually or as part of a club or group with admission free if you pledge to raise over £50 for local hospices.

For more information and to register to take part visit