Sutton cycling champ receives MBE

Joanna Rowsell has been awarded an MBE for services to cycling, after becoming an Olympic champion last year.

Joanna receives her MBE from the Queen. Credit: Lewis Whyld/PA Wire
Joanna has spoken of her feelings of honour and excitement at being awarded an MBE. Credit: Lewis Whyld/PA Wire
Joanna (right) won gold in the team pursuit with Dani King and Laura Trott at the London Olympics. Credit: REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini

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Honour for Olympic cyclist

Olympic cycling champion Joanna Rowsell, from Sutton, has collected her MBE from Buckingham Palace today.