'Brian the snail' crossing the finish line
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Lloyd Scott completes London Marathon as Brian the Snail in 26 days

Fundraiser Lloyd Scott now holds the record for the longest time to complete a marathon.

The 49-year-old completed the London Marathon in 26 days dressed as Magic Roundabout character Brian.

The former professional footballer averaged one mile a day dressed in a nine-foot snail costume for charity.

This interview was first broadcast on 13 May 2011.

  • 13 May 2011
  • From the section UK
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