Perkins Great Eastern Run in Peterborough cancelled due to what is believed to have been a bomb threat
The Perkins Great Eastern Run has been cancelled this morning (October 13) due to a suspected bomb threat.
Race officials told runners - including Mercury news editor Suzanne Moon - that there had been a 'bomb threat' at mile 11.
Police have confirmed 'suspicious activity' had taken place. Read the latest update on this - police have issued a new statement.