Alice's mum Sue not only completed the Great North Run on Sep 10 in an impressive time—2 hours 30 minutes—but also raised over £10,000 for Women's Aid, a favoured charity of Alice's. (There is still time to add to this incredible total by visiting her fundraising page.)

On the banks of the Tyne two weeks before the event, being interviewed by Alison Freeman of BBC Look North for the local news

Approaching the finish line

Finishing

Sue proudly displays her medal after completing the run…

…and poses for pictures with husband Clive and Alice's friend Maxine. While cheering Sue on at the finish line, Clive and Maxine agreed a pact to both take part next year, running for the Trust. Watch this space!