3,000 runners took part in the Milton Keynes Marathon over the bank holiday weekend
Organisers are expecting thousands of runners to take part in today's Milton Keynes Marathon
The London Marathon has been and gone but there is another challenge coming up for runners in our region.
A police officer from Huntingdon in Cambridgeshire has run a local marathon while pulling a 40 stone Aga !
DCI Pete Digby ran all 26 miles of the Halstead and Essex Marathon in aid of the Afghanistan Trust for hurt soldiers.
The former paratrooper had previously been banned from pulling the Aga called Agatha in the London Marathon. Running partner Paul Milson helped him around the course. They were raising money for the Afghanistan Trust for hurt soldiers.