The gold medal winning rower Katherine Grainger has been in Peterborough to officially open a new sports facility at one of the city's schools.
She took on the British boys champion on a rowing machine, 11-year old Archie Sootheran in a one-minute race. Katherine was opening a new £1.9 million sports centre at The Peterborough School.
Olympic long jump gold medallist Greg Rutherford is being honoured with an open-top bus parade through Woburn Sands near Milton Keynes.
A breakfast conference was held at the University of Essex today to discuss the Olympics legacy and how local businesses can benefit.
Paralympic swimmer Jessica-Jane Applegate is cheered on her return to Great Yarmouth