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Your pictures: London Marathon

Emily Norton sent this one

Readers have been sending us their snaps from this year's London Marathon. Photo: Emily Norton

Photo sent in by Simon Rogers

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 sent us this one

Mark McMillan: "Liz Yelling taking a drink as she rounds Canary Wharf at about the 18 mile mark."

Photo sent in by Andrew Skinner

As usual, the London marathon attracted some weird and wonderful costumes. Photo: Andrew Skinner

Maja Castle snapped this photo

Maja Castle: "Some of the London Marathon participants with fun costumes, taken from Westferry Road, Isle of Dogs."

Steve Wheatcroft sent this photo

One participant chooses an unusual refreshment at the 11 mile mark. Photo: Steve Wheatcroft

Photo sent in by Maja Castle

Despite the hot weather many runners didn't seem to be put off from wearing heavy costumes. Photo: Maja Castle

James Cox sent this photo

There were even convicts on the loose at this year's event. Photo: James Cox

Photo sent in by Anil Wanvari

Martin Lel of Kenya was first over the finishing line. Photo: Anil Wanvari

Picture sent in by Yvonne

Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsey was among a number of famous faces to run. Photo: Yvonne






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