Who can you spot in our video and pictures from Buxton’s first ever Race for Life?

A wave of pink swept through the Pavilion Gardens for Buxton’s inaugural Cancer Research UK Race for Life.

Participants walked, ran or jogged around the five kilometre park course on Wednesday evening, to cheers from family, friends and other spectators along the route.

The start of the Buxton Race For Life on the Pavilion Gardens Promenade.

The start of the Buxton Race For Life on the Pavilion Gardens Promenade.

The inspiring event, which is held nationwide in various forms, raises valuable funds towards ground-breaking research in the fight against cancer.

Click the link above to flick through a gallery of pictures taken by our photographer Jason Chadwick. Who do you recognise?

Full report to follow