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The Great North Run

Tue Sep 20, 2005 4:23 pm

On Sunday, we had the Bupa Great North Run [a half-marathon].

With the weather starting off cold, but warming up during the race, some runners got into difficulty and four men collapsed and died.

I wonder if Bupa considered pulling this ad from Monday's Independent:

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It seems a little insensitive to me.