About Us President & Patrons Clare Runacres Clare Runacres’ voice is known to millions of BBC Radio 2 and BBC 6 Music listeners, where she reads the news. She is a journalist who has worked in broadcasting for more than 20 years covering stories from the Iraq war to the London Olympics, and has even read the Shipping Forecast on Radio 4. She provides voluntary support for the Duchenne UK communications team. Clare has been a committed member of the Duchenne Dash support staff for many years. In 2017 she took part in the ride and wrote a blog about her experiences.