Sheffield race cancelled after water supply problem

The Sheffield half-marathon has been cancelled moments before it was due to start due to "insufficient water supplies". Runners had attempted to start the race but road blocks were set up by South Yorkshire Police.

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Runners set off on Sheffield race despite cancellation

Several runners have started off on Sheffield's half-marathon despite the announcement that is has been cancelled due to problems over water supply.

Read: Organisers apologise for water delivery failure

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