Running for fun at Johnstown Castle
The first Johnstown 'parkrun' took place last Saturday, attacting a large number of people to the course, a mixture of tarmac paths and packed gravel paths, in the estate.
Johnstown is the 25th venue of its kind in the country, the 5k event billed as a fun free event organised by volunteers for everyone's benefit.
Similar runs will take place every Saturday at 9.30 a.m.
Go to parkrun.ie for more details.