Andie raises �1,000 for charities

GITTISHAM woman Andie Stansell finished the London Marathon in four hours and 28 minutes, raising �1,000 for charity.

GITTISHAM woman Andie Stansell finished the London Marathon in four hours and 28 minutes, raising �1,000 for charity.The cash will be split between the Devon Air Ambulance Trust and Cancer Research UK.Andie's husband, Mark, ushered five supporters around the 26 mile course - Karen Waters, Abi Hoad, Fran Hoad, Michelle Upsher and Karen Bralsford.Asthmatic Andie won a ballot place in the marathon.She gave up alcohol for four months in the run-up to the event, to ensure she was in peak condition.Andie is still accepting donations towards her chosen charities. To contribute visit www.justgiving.com/ andiestansellsmarathonAndie is pictured (third left) with her supporters in London after the marathon.