British Amateur Boxing Association performance director Rob McCracken, credited for Team GB's haul of five boxing medals at London 2012, will today receive an MBE from the Queen.
After winning a silver and bronze medal in the London 2012 Olympics, he said being chosen for the honour was the proudest moment of his life.
Following the Olympics, Smith won BBC dance series Strictly Come Dancing.
Olympic gold medallist Jessica Ennis will be at Chesterfield College later to open a new building.
The heptathelete will open a new reception and learning centre area where pupils can study, eat and socialise.
Gold medalist Luke Campbell was in Leicester today to spread the Olympic legacy and inspire a generation, to encourage them to chase their dreams.
Gold medallist Luke Campbell visited Leicestershire to inspire the next generation and spread the Olympic legacy.Read the full story ›
A reception is taking place in Mansfield this evening to welcome home Olympic and Paralympic athletes.
Mansfield is preparing a welcome home fit for heroes as the Olympians and Paralympians return after the London2012 Games.Read the full story ›