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Backflips on stage as Commonwealth 'homecoming' gets underway

Birmingham's Commonwealth Games 'homecoming' is in full swing, with many of Team England's successful athletes enjoying the atmosphere and the sunshine.

Gymnast, Dominick Cunningham from Birmingham won gold in the men's all-round team event, and bronze in the individual vault event at the Gold Coast Games. He gave the watching crowds a look at his gymnastic prowess.

Thousands are attending the event in Victoria Square, with a live stage show with athletes and performers on show, as well as getting to try out some Commonwealth sports themselves.

Athlete and star of The Voice talent show, Jazmin Sawyers from Stoke-on-Trent, sings 'Jerusalem' Credit: ITV News Central / Jane Hesketh
Birmingham's boxing gold medallist Galal Yafai on stage Credit: ITV News Central / Jane Hesketh
Fans getting photographs with Team England's stars Credit: ITV News Central / Jane Hesketh
Northampton's gold medal-winning swimmer Ellie Robinson signing autographs Credit: ITV News Central / Jane Hesketh
Dominick Cunningham shows off his medals Credit: ITV News Central / Kelly Wright
Spoken-word poet Amerah Saleh, who performed at the Gold Coast closing ceremony, has done the same today in Birmingham Credit: ITV News Central / Jane Hesketh