Greater Manchester's Olympic heroes will be honoured at a celebration event in the city today.
North West athlete Sarah Storey will go for her fourth gold medal at this year's Paralympic Games in the women's individual C4-5 road race.
Sarah Storey won her third of a possible four London 2012 Paralympic gold medals with a dominant victory in the women's C5 time-trial.
Cheshire's eleven-time Paralympic champion Sarah Storey will receive her Damehood at Buckingham Palace today.
The 35-year-old swimmer-turned-cyclist, has 11 gold medals making her Britain's greatest paralympian. Four of those golds were claimed at this summer’s London 2012 Paralympics.
Eccleston's Bradley Wiggins was also awarded a knighthood in the New Years Honours after winning the Tour De France. Click here for more.
Paralympic gold medallist Dame Sarah Storey will officially open the new purpose-built Bridge College in Openshaw.
The classrooms are designed for children with autism and learning difficulties.
Britain's most decorated female Paralympian has been made a Dame in the New Year Honours.
Sarah Storey has won won 11 Gold, eight Silver and three Bronze medals across six Paralympic Games.
Sarah Storey won four golds, one of which was Paralympics GB's first of the London Games.
She'll be touring round her golden post boxes this morning – before appearing on Granada Reports this evening.
Quadruple gold medal winner Sarah Storey is going to tour round her gold-painted post boxes today.
Sarah, who is from Disley in Cheshire, won Paralympics GB's first gold at the Games.
Her boxes are in Disley, Eccles, Macclesfield and Poynton.
All the athletes' boxes are listed here.
Eleven-time Paralympic Champion Sarah Storey from Disley in Chesire talks to ITV about her experiences of the Paralympic Games 2012, and why she's already preparing for the next one in 4 years time.
The Royal Mail are celebratating Sarah Storey’s third Paralympics gold medal win in the Cycling: Road Women’s C5 Time Trial by painting a post box gold in Eccles, as requested by Sarah.
Individual first class stamps, featuring Sarah’s image are also being produced.