Sarah will run in memory of husband Rob

Sarah Howell and her children
Sarah Howell and her children
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Sheffield women Sarah Howell will run this year’s Asda Foundation Sheffield Half Marathon in memory of husband Rob, after he died suddently following a cardiac arrest caused by the flu virus. Sarah, aged 40, a doctor at the Royal Hallamshire Hospital said: “I am now a mum of two lovely boys, aged 7 and 5, and want to be a good role model to them by doing this half marathon in our home town of Sheffield.”

Sarah will raise money for Winston’s Wish, a childhood bereavement charity that provides specialist child bereavement support.