Melissa Johns (Imogen in Coronation Street) leads the way in raising money for charity TripleC which she co-founded with another Coronation Street Star, Izzy Armstrong (played by Cherylee Houston). This Sunday (19th May) she leads a team of 15 running the Manchester 10K.

Melissa Johns as Imogen in Coronation Street

TripleC will run its own wave at 2.10pm this Sunday. This is their 3rd year of running and have their own wave after they got electric wheelchair users in for the first time in 2017!

Cherylee Houston who plays Izzy Armstrong in Coronation Street

For more information on TripleC CLICK HERE

Cherylee Houston and some of the runners for the 2017 Greater Manchester run

And you can donate to TripleC CLICK HERE for more details

Who are TripleC?

TripleC is a collective of disabled and non-disabled creatives, focused on changing access to the arts for children/young people & adults with disabilities and working towards better representation of artists/performers with disabilities in the industry. They aim to build confidence through creativity for disabled people of all ages within greater Manchester.

TripleC run drama and theatre based workshops for children, teens and adults with disabilities, create links between organisations to strengthen access and awareness of disabilities and provide networking events for artists with disabilities.