Readers have been sending us their snaps from this year's London Marathon. Photo: Emily Norton
Blind ex-serviceman Matthew Rhodes, also paralysed on one side of his body, completed the London Marathon in ten and a half hours. Photo: Simon Rogers
Mark McMillan: "Liz Yelling taking a drink as she rounds Canary Wharf at about the 18 mile mark."
As usual, the London marathon attracted some weird and wonderful costumes. Photo: Andrew Skinner
Maja Castle: "Some of the London Marathon participants with fun costumes, taken from Westferry Road, Isle of Dogs."
One participant chooses an unusual refreshment at the 11 mile mark. Photo: Steve Wheatcroft
Despite the hot weather many runners didn't seem to be put off from wearing heavy costumes. Photo: Maja Castle
There were even convicts on the loose at this year's event. Photo: James Cox
Martin Lel of Kenya was first over the finishing line. Photo: Anil Wanvari
Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsey was among a number of famous faces to run. Photo: Yvonne