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PUBLISHED: 13:02 23 June 2014

See image name for pic cap: Weston Colour Run

See image name for pic cap: Weston Colour Run

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The first ever Weston Colour Run took place on Sunday 27 April, raising £40,000

See image name for pic cap: Weston Colour RunSee image name for pic cap: Weston Colour Run

See image name for pic cap: Weston Colour RunSee image name for pic cap: Weston Colour Run

A massive 1500 walkers and runners swarmed onto Uphill beach near Weston-super-Mare to take part in the Weston Colour Run, raising £40,000 and securing the future of the event.

Dressed in white and accessorised with neon tutus, sweat bands, leg warmers and sunglasses, 1,500 people ran a 5k or 10k route whilst being showered in clouds of multi-coloured paint.

There was a team of bananas, a storm trooper and a few multi-coloured pooches who joined the masses for the route along the beach.

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