"The way to show your solidarity is to go out and take part in your event"

Olympic gold medalist Steve Cram has been speaking to ITV News about how the organisers of the Marathon of the North, and those taking part, will be paying tribute to the victims of the Boston bombings this weekend.

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Tributes paid to Boston victims

A minute's silence will be held before the start of Sunderland's Marathon of the North on Sunday as organisers and participants are keen to pay their respects to the victims.