For runners from Stourbridge Running Club, months of training paid off at the Virgin London Marathon with some superb times and money raised for great causes. Duncan Cornish was first back for Stourbridge in 2.53.03, closely followed by Tom Isherwood in 2.54.41 and Edd Davies in 2.55.15. Steve Burch finished in 3.23.52, Tim Bailey in 3.33.05 and Pete Teale in 4.07.14.

Sisters Anna Owen and Lucy Hingley joined the running club's Marathon training group in order to achieve their goal and finished together in 4.50.42.