CLIMATE RUN: Anticipation building for start of the big event

Students are now arriving at the Holkham Estate near Wells for the for The Climate Run.

Organisers will be pleased that the sun is shining and anticipation is now build for the big run, which is due to start at 12pm.

It is estimated that around 1,200 of Norfolk's secondary school pupils and college students will be taking part in today's event which features a fun run and energy-industry themed careers fair.

The Climate Run is the first event of its type to be held in the UK and is being organised by The Mason Trust a not-for-profit organisation aimed at helping 12 to 25-year-olds in Norfolk and Suffolk reach their potential.

It will raise money for some of the world's poorest people in Kenya, and for eco projects at the Norfolk schools and colleges taking part.

It is being backed by the EDP.

Visit this website later today for more updates and see a full report and pictures in tomorrow's EDP.

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