Martin Stew was at Stansted Airport to bid farewell to some of the World's greatest athletes.
Hundreds of Olympians were jetting out from the Essex airport, including Australia's gold medal cycling champ Anna Meare's and Laura Asadauskaite who won the last gold of the games.
Reporter Martin Stew grabbed a word with some of the people who made London 2012, such a memorable Olympic games.
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Clear skies overnight but remaining frost-free. Another sunny day tomorrow and increasingly warm as we head towards the weekend.