Virgin Money London Marathon


23 April 2017

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Take part in the world’s most famous marathon!

The Virgin Money London Marathon is the largest annual one-day fundraising event in the world and one of the most prestigious events of it’s kind. The iconic courses takes you from Greenwich Park, through the Docklands and past many of London’s famous landmarks before finishing to the cheers of the crowds on The Mall. 

Already got a place?

If you have your own ballot place in the Virgin Money London Marathon 2017 then we’d love to welcome you to TeamPoppyFactory! You’ll get all of the same benefits as any of our event participants and all we ask is that you raise as much as you can to help support disabled veterans back into meaningful employment.

If you have already secured your own place and would like to join TeamPoppyFactory then please get in touch by emailing

I have my own place

Why should I join TeamPoppyFactory?

The Poppy Factory is the country’s leading employment charity for veterans with health conditions or impairments. We provide bespoke opportunities and ongoing employment support for hundreds of disabled veterans around the country.

Sign up to join TeamPoppyFactory and you’ll be helping us to support disabled veterans into meaningful, rewarding and sustainable employment. Having valiantly served their country, we think they deserve it.

From training tips to fundraising ideas we’ll be on hand to support TeamPoppyFactory every step of the way. When you first sign up you’ll receive your very own fundraising support pack, as well as regular communications and support from the team to get you ready for your challenge and help you make the most of your experience!

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