At the end of 2001 we lost one of our most popular members, Dave "Public Enema"
Iles, due to cancer.
In addition to a collection at the time in lieu of flowers, which raised £600.00,
there have been a number of events since, the first of which was a memorial run, held on Dave's birthday, in June,
from the Bath Ales Brewery. Dave's family were kind enough to support the event, which raised a further £590.00.
In September 2002 a Mystery Run to Oxford included an auction, which raised £208.00, and a further
£246.00 was raised by Claire "Iron Maiden" Kelly when she ran the London Marathon in 3 hours
49 minutes, a personal best.
The total of £1,044.00 has been sent to the Friends of Bristol Oncology Centre, to go towards the cost of
a digital X-ray machine. Well done to everyone who helped.
Some of the hashers who attended the first "Public Enema" memorial run. Dave's father, Bob Iles, is centre, seen after presenting the two Dave Iles shields, held by "Fat Controller" (in red) and "Young Man".|