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Sunday 28 April 201901.00 to Monday 29 April 201900.55

Name of Event: Virgin Money London Marathon

Volunteer Role: Marathon Volunteers

The Virgin Money London Marathon is the biggest one-day fundraising event in the world where over 40,000 people take to the streets of London and run 26.2 miles.

Over 120 runners are fundraising for Mencap to change the lives of people with a learning disability.

What will I be doing?

We will have 5 cheer points along the route where you will cheer on our runners to help them get the finish line!

You’ll be part of a diverse and inclusive team alongside volunteers with and without a learning disability.

You’ll represent Mencap and help promote our work.

Volunteers will receive a t-shirt and refreshments, and can claim travel expenses if needed.

When: Sunday 28 April, 09:00 - 12:00

Where: Our cheer points are located at:

  • Mile 3: Woolwich
  • Mile 9: Surrey Quays
  • Mile 12: Tower Bridge
  • Mile 18: Canary Wharf
  • Mile 24/25: Embankment

Volunteer Places: 100

To see all of our one-off opportunities, head over to the our One-Off Volunteering Programme!