Entry for popular running events is open and people are being encouraged to sign up.
Alnwick Harriers’ Les Allcorn 10k takes place on Tuesday, May 7, in Hulne Park.
The race starts at 7.30pm, while a 3k Junior Fun Run begins at 6.30pm.
Entry for the senior contest is £8 for attached and £10 unattached runners, while the junior race costs £4.
Advance entries close on May 3. Senior entry on the night is an extra £2, while junior is an additional 50p.
To download an entry form and for more details, visit www.alnwickharriers.co.uk
On Sunday, May 26, the fund-raising Druridge Bay 10k is under starter’s orders at 10.30am and is in aid of HospiceCare North Northumberland.
Advanced entry is £15 while those signing up on the day pay £17.50. The closing date for postal entries is May 1.
For more information and to download an entry form, visit www.druridgebay10k.org.uk
Run Northumberland also has a series of races during 2013, including this Saturday’s Cragside 10k.
Visit runnorthumberland.org for more details.