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.
Blackpool's Shelly Woods has finally won a Paralympic medal after finishing in second in the Women's T54 Marathon to take home Silver.
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.