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York marathon for Jane

Yorkshire is to get its own marathon in memory of the late Jane Tomlinson CBE. The marathon is due to take place in October

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Marathon launched in fundraiser's memory

A new North Yorkshire marathon is being launched in York in memory of the late charity fundraiser Jane Tomlinson CBE.

The fundraiser raised nearly two million pounds before she died of cancer in 2007.

The marathon will take place in October.

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