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We talk to TV chef Marcus Bean about his food tips for runners

Marc Bean

Self-taught chef Marcus Bean is a regular on ITV’s This Morning and has appeared on Good Food’s Market Kitchen, Channel 4’s What’s Cooking and ITV’s Munch Box. We caught up with him about training nutrition and his reasons for running the Virgin Money London Marathon. What charity are you running for and why? The Motor Neurone Disease Association. My great …

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Virgin Money London Marathon fundraisers raise over £250Million

Virgin Money London Marathon £250m

When Virgin was announced as the title sponsor of the London Marathon in 2010, the ambition was to work together to reach a charity fundraising target of £1/4 billion in five years. We are now pleased to announce that this figure has been broken, with the total raised for charity in the five years of Virgin Money sponsorship now standing …

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Virgin Money South Pole Allied Challenge

South Pole Allied Challenge

We’re supporting the charity expedition Prince Harry is making with wounded ex-servicemen and women. Prince Harry will be joining wounded servicemen and women this December as part of a gruelling 200-mile charity expedition to the South Pole. One of the most exciting expeditions of recent times, it’s being run by UK charity Walking With The Wounded to raise money to …

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Making the most of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Edinburgh Fringe

The Edinburgh Festival Fringe, running this year from 2-26 August, has showcased and celebrated the best performance and entertainment emerging from around the world for nearly 70 years, taking in comedy, dance, music and theatre. It’s been a launch pad for the likes of Eddie Izzard, Jude Law, Stephen Fry, Hugh Laurie and many more. And it’s constantly expanding – …

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