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MAGNIFICENT SEVEN

REPORTS: JASON HENDERSON

PICTURES: GARY MITCHELL

ASHOT PUT stalwart, one-lap hurdles recordholder, Sixties sprinter, marathon pioneer, two coaching greats and a world title-winning relay team were among the latest inductees to England Athletics’ hall of fame.

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