With all the complicated road closures associated with the marathon, this is not a day to try venturing into town. But it really doesn't affect me personally and many thousands of pounds are raised for numerous charities. If you have ever fancied running a marathon in under ten minutes, then this video is for you.
We have been told that the temperature might possibly, just possibly, reach the dizzy height of 18 degrees today and it certainly felt pleasantly warm while I was out. It's noticeable that the grass has started growing and I really should mow it - if only it would dry out enough.