Rebecca put Mansfield on the map says Mayor

Mansfield's Executive Mayor, Tony Egginton, has told ITV News Central that Rebecca Adlington will become an inspirational business women from Nottinghamshire.

"We've all shed tears at some point," he said. "Rebecca has been tremendous for Mansfield, and she's put us on the map."

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Becky Adlington retires

Rebecca Adlington has announced she is to retire from competitive swimming. She made the announcement at a press conference in London this morning.