Keep on running

Two of the region's half marathons take place today. Hundreds are expected at Basingstoke's annual event - with organisers warning of road closures. While in Oxfordshire four thousand people are expected to pound the parkland of Blenheim Palace.

Marathon day for runners

Two of the region's half marathons take place today. Hundreds are expected at Basingstoke's annual event - with organisers warning of road closures in and around the town. While in Oxfordshire four thousand people are expected to pound the parkland of Blenheim Palace.

Roger Bannister - the first man to run a mile in less than four minutes will launch the event. Money raised there will go towards the British Heart Foundation.

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