Running for Madeline

The parents of Madeline McCann take part in Liverpool's 10k race with renewed hope in finding their daughter.

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Gerry McCann says he remains positive about finding Madeline

Gerry McCann nearing the finish line of the 10km run in Liverpool Credit: PA

Gerry McCann, who was in Liverpool to complete a race in Sefton Park, told Granada Reports: "We feel the authorities, particularly the British authorities, the Metropolitan Police, really want to get to the bottom of it, and because of the leads which are worth investigating, I think is positive."

Madeline McCann vanished during a family holiday in Portugal in May 2007. Her parents have spent the week marking the fifth anniversary of her disappearance.

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