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Gavin Sandford in 45 marathons in 45 days bid

1 August 2014 Last updated at 14:37 BST

A physiotherapist is planning to run a marathon every day for 45 days to raise money for two Birmingham hospitals.

Gavin Sandford plans to push a barrel from John O'Groats to Lands End, covering almost 1,200 miles on his route.

The former soldier from Selly Oak, hopes to raise money for better physiotherapy equipment for soldiers and children.

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