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Sunday 20 April 2014 4:58 PM

London marathon runner ready for his next challenge

A man from Slough who completed the London Marathon on Sunday is preparing himself for his next challenge.

Russell Cook, 54, finished the 26-mile course in six hours and ten minutes - and even got to run part of it with Sonic the Hedgehog.

He said: "It was great fun and the crowd in London were absolutely awesome. "It's such an


15:11 Sun 20 Apr 2014
police-cordon Police have arrested a 35-year-old man following an attempted murder in Slough last night. An investigation was launched after a 51-year-old woman was assaulted in St Pauls Avenue at about 8.20pm. She was taken
09:20 Sun 20 Apr 2014
bus "I feel excited," Slough Borough Council commissioner for neighbourhoods and renewal, Cllr James Swindlehurst, said this week of the Heart of Slough project. "I am an impatient character in the sense I always want
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13:00 Sat 19 Apr 2014
sbc A joint operation by Slough Borough Council (SBC) and police saw 78 homes visited across the borough as part of a crackdown on rogue traders. A 24-strong team of community wardens and police officers, led
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13:00 Sun 20 Apr 2014
Arts Excite exhibition Enthusiastic photographers showed of their snaps at an exhibition at Slough Foyer on Tuesday. As part of the Arts Excite youth project, seven young people aged between 16-25 showed off their work to visitors at
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16:30 Sat 19 Apr 2014
v A welcome gift of chocolate eggs and bunnies has been made to Slough's Wexham Park Hospital by two supermarkets. The first group of friends to drop in came from the Farnham Road Sainsbury's store (pictured
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09:15 Sat 19 Apr 2014
Marathon web The Advertiser and Express websites bring you a round-up of the week's top stories from across east Berkshire each weekend. Visit our websites every Saturday for the main news stories over the last seven days
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