Marathon call to Midlothian runners

On your marks – the Scottish SPCA is offering runners in Midlothian their last chance to take part in the London Marathon.

The animal welfare charity has two places available for the 2012 Virgin London Marathon on Sunday, April 22.

People only have until tomorrow (Friday) to claim their place.

Visit the website at or call 03000 999 999 and ask to speak to community fundraiser Sharon Meiklejohn.