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Sheffield man running London marathon in memory of father

A Sheffield man is running the London marathon in memory of his father who was a prostate cancer consultant but died from the disease last year

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Marathon challenge to raise awareness of prostate cancer

Last year, ITV launched the Stand By Your Man campaign to raise awareness of prostate cancer. It was partly inspired by John Anderson, a surgeon from Sheffield who saved hundreds of lives then fell victim to the disease himself.

This weekend one of his five children, Jamie, will honour his father's memory and raise awareness himself by taking on the London Marathon.

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