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London's Marathon

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We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
The logistics of filming this colourful event are awesome: more than 30 fixed cameras, four mobile cameras, three helicopters and a motorbike cover every angle as more than
35,000 people run the 26 miles from Greenwich Park to the Mall.
Last year's winners
Eamonn Martin and Katrin Dorre are taking part again but the Chinese competitors WangJunxia and Qu Yunxia are threateningto give Ddrre a run for her money.
Of course, many people are running to raise money for charity, including celebrities such as Casualty's Cathy Shipton as well as hundreds of ordinary people who hope to finish despite their fancy dress. Commentary by David Coleman , Brendan Foster ,
Paul Dickenson and Richard Nerurkar.
Producers Martin Hopkins and Martin Webster
Editor Dave Gordon (Coverage continues at 12.35pm)

Contributors

Unknown: Eamonn Martin
Unknown: Katrin Dorre
Unknown: Qu Yunxia
Unknown: Cathy Shipton
Commentary By: David Coleman
Commentary By: Brendan Foster
Commentary By: Paul Dickenson
Commentary By: Richard Nerurkar.
Producers: Martin Hopkins
Producers: Martin Webster
Editor: Dave Gordon

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