Multi marathon runner Ben Smith fired the starting gun at the Bournemouth marathon, and then set off to run his 398th marathon in as many days.
He's aiming to set a new world record - by running 401 marathons in 401 days - to raise awaremess of bullying and to raise money for the Kidscape and Stonewall charities.
He told us why he's doing it.
More top news
Thousands of people people died in the region last year as a result of the cold weather.
Have you had your first mince pie of the year yet? Love them or loathe them, new research says they are more popular than ever.
Work is being carried out to recover a lorry that crashed into a New Forest property. Attempts to remove the vehicle left the A338 closed.