Tonight thousands lined the streets to welcome Olympic Silver medallist Lizzie Armitstead back to her home town. Huge downpours in Otley subsided just in time for the crowds - who had been inspired to saddle up themselves - to parade with Lizzie. Helen Steel reports.
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A procession of cyclists has welcomed home Olympic medallist Lizzie Armitstead.