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Sarah Storey's gold post box in Eccles

The post box outside the Gilda Brook Post Office on Eccles Old Road

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.


Sarah Storey racing for third gold

Sarah Storey won Paralympics GB's first gold of London 2012 Credit: David Davies/PA Wire

Cheshire Paralympian Sarah Storey will race for her third gold medal of London 2012 today.

She's competing in the women's individual C5 time trial in the velodrome.

Sarah, who's from Disley in Cheshire, won Paralympics GB's first gold medal of the Games.

Her two golds were for the Pursuit and the 500m TT.

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