thats pretty fast for a newbie Paul! if you slowed down a bit you could probably go further. (depends on what you want out of running though!)
i'd recommend following a C25K programme, so you arent tempted to overdo it. you'll find one on here under the training section
also its worth joining a parkrun if there is one near you. check on www.parkrun.org.uk
Definitely slow down though, too much too son and you'll get injured.
You say that you're a running virgin, but if you want advice it would help if you told us how if you're new to running.
Really though, if added numbers of people telling you this helps... then slow down!
Build up some endurance with longer slow runs for a couple of months before thinking about going for pace. Then you can start to intersperse the odd 'shorter/faster' session into your programme. But please, the big majority of runs should be slowish at first. And you should realise that your heart and lungs adapt quickly - and if you are not disciplined, they will allow you to run further than your legs can take before something strains or inflames - and your legs may well not give you much/any notice that they're about to go. So, if you don't follow the recommendation to follow the C25K programme, then at least read about it.
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