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Thousands take part in Plymouth 10k

Tom Merson
Image caption Tom Merson finished the race first in 31 minutes, 36 seconds

About 2,000 runners have taken part in the Plymouth 10k road race.

The event, which started at 08:30 GMT, saw runners race through the city centre.

Tom Merson, who finished the challenge first in 31 minutes and 36 seconds, said the race went "fantastically well".

The official charity partners for the 2014 Plymouth 10k road race were Cancer Research UK and Children's Hospice South West.

Image caption Streets in Plymouth city centre were lined with supporters

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