Results tagged “London Marathon”
Crowds turned out in huge numbers at Canary Wharf to cheer the marathon runners on at the 18 and 19 mile stages.
Marathon day comes to our streets on Sunday and if you don't fancy being stuck behind a crowd of people or in a queue going nowhere, follow our guide of the top places to catch the action in Greenwich and Canary Wharf.
Canary Wharf Group has been in constant dialogue with the Metropolitan Police service and said it is satisfied with security measures in place for Sunday's London Marathon.
The announcement came in response to fatalities caused by explosions in the Boston Marathon on Monday.
An event rider who was paralysed in a freak accident arrived in Canary Wharf this lunchtime, 12 days into her quest to complete the London Marathon course.
Claire Lomas is walking the route using a robotic suit that allows people with lower-limb paralysis to walk again.
For most competitors the London Marathon is a distant memory but for an intrepid fundraiser who has already been hospitalised once on route, the finish line is still more than a week away.
Dressed as Brian the Snail from the Magic Roundabout, Lloyd Scott will be crawling past One Canada Square around lunchtime today (May 5).