Robbie Grabarz has won a bronze medal in the Men's High Jump at London 2012. The athlete from St Neots in Cambridgeshire cleared 2m 29 but couldn't quite get to 2m 33. Russia's Ivan Ukhov won the gold medal, clearing 2m 38.
Olympic medal winners from the East have been welcomed back to the region
Some of the region's Olympians have been immortalised in Lego.
Olympic bronze medal winning hockey player, Chloe Rogers from Great Dunmow, returns to Essex.