The friends of a 30-year-old hairdresser from Leicestershire who died during the London Marathon last year will be running the race in her memory this Sunday.
Claire Squires' Just Giving page raised more than £1million for charity after she collapsed just a mile from the finish line.
Her friends Lucy Marlow and Nicola Short are taking part in the Marathon along with twelve other people.
The funeral of a woman from Leicestershire who died during the London Marathon will be held in the family’s home town at midday.
The best friend of Claire Squires from Leicestershire, who died in the London Marathon, says the family is overwhelmed by the donations.
Donations to a charity in honour of a runner from Leicestershire who collapsed and died during the London Marathon continued to soar today.