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Sights and sounds of Wakefield's Race For Life

Around thirteen hundred women and girls have taken part in 5k and 10k events at Wakefield's Thornes Park. It's hoped the event will raise around £90,000 for cancer research.

Among those taking part were ITV Calendar's very own Christine Talbot and Julie Hawkins who finished treatment for cancer a year ago to the day.

Were you there? See if you can spot yourself in the video below!

Army of women in pink pound streets of Hull

An army of women in pink have been pounding the streets of Hull today as they take part in this year's Race For Life,

The five kilometre race set off from Queens Gardens for a lap around the city centre. Thousands of women ran, jogged and walked the Hull race, now in its nineteenth year, to raise money for Cancer Research UK. The funds will be put towards the charity's continuing mission to find a cure for the disease.

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Calendar presenter gets 'pretty muddy' for charity

Calendar presenter Christine Talbot got 'pretty muddy' today as she took on a charity challenge.

Along with thousands of other women, Christine took park in a 5k obstacle course at Temple Newsam to raise money for Cancer Research UK. And to make sure there was no escape, Calendar co-presenter Duncan Wood, volunteered to be one of the events mud slingers. See the evidence below.

Thousands run Wakefield Race for Life

It was the annual Race for Life in Wakefield this weekend- and adorned with pink tutus and t-shirts, thousands of women took to the track.

Setting them off was our very own Christine Talbot, and every woman running had their own special reason for wanting to raise money for Cancer Research UK:

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