Rachel Burden presents from the start of the Great North Run as part of 5 live's Septemberfest as Phil Williams and George Riley prepare to take to the course.
It's the fourth and final day of the Pope's visit to the UK. Shelagh Forgarty is with Catholics in Birmingham, preparing for an open air mass in Cofton Park, during which Pope Benedict will beatify Cardinal John Henry Newman.
And Chris Mason is in Liverpool at the Liberal Democrat party conference, which sees the party sharing power at Westminster for the first time.
Plus Ian Payne has the rest of the day's news and sport.