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A man who frequently takes part in fundraising fun runs wearing fancy dress has been sacked by a charity after what they saw as an unimpressive display at the London Marathon.

Ex-footballer Lloyd Scott took part in the gruelling race in April dressed as Brian the Snail from the Magic Roundabout.

It took him a whopping 26 days and he suffered nose bleeds and vomiting, but he did raise £20,000 for Action for Children.

However, the charity was disappointed that the £100,000