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Gold post box celebrating Telford athlete Mickey Bushell's gold medal

Mickey Bushell Credit: PA

A post box in Telford is being painted gold today, to celebrate Mickey Bushell's Paralympic gold medal win in the Athletics: Track Men's 100m - T53 final.

He stormed to victory and made a Paralympic record of 14.75 seconds. Bushell took silver in Beijing in the same event.

Painting of the post box, on Arleston Lane (at the junction with Windsor Road) in Telford, will start at 10am today (5 September).