Top business leaders and councillors to join fun run

Top business representatives are swapping suits for shorts for the Sheffield Half Marathon.

Jon Stewart, president of Sheffield Chamber of Commerce and Industry, is leading the team.

Six other runners from the chamber are Lloyd Snellgrove, Yuri Matischen, Jabo Higiro, Thierry Matelot and Carolyn Neale. Together they are running to raise cash for the chamber’s charity of the year, Sheffield Young Carers.

Six members of Sheffield Labour Party are running - Coun Ben Curran, Coun Nikki Bond, Jim Smith, Jim Lafferty, Susan Hodkin and Richard Bulmer.

n To sponsor the teams, visit http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/TeamSYC1 or www.justgiving.com/teams/Labour