A TROON based company helped raise over £500 for the Beatson Cancer Charity after they took part in the annual Santa dash in Glasgow.

Taking on the 5k sprint dressed in red suits and white beard, 37 little helpers took part from CCL Logistics joined 8,000 at the event.

Kilwinning company Shuttle Buses generously donated a 35 seater to get all everyone there on time and home again.

Kirsty Comley of CCL said: “It was a great day, this was the fourth year we’ve done it everyone donated £15 per person and the money raised will go to the Beatson.

“The company took everyone for lunch and we got the buses for free which was very generous of Shuttle Buses.

“We had one of the girls in the office 12-year-old son run it in half an hour, he was definitely the winner, we also had a toddler in a buggy.”