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Olympians enjoy the atmosphere in Henley

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Great to do a row past with @leander_club in Henley. So many people on the bank, amazing! Off to watch @zacpurchase tie the knot now...

Olympic celebrations in Henley

Anna Watkins, Alex Gregory and Pete Reed pose with their gold medals in Henley-on-Thames
Anna Watkins, Alex Gregory and Pete Reed pose with their gold medals in Henley-on-Thames Credit: ITV Meridian

The home of British rowing Henley-on-Thames is hosting an party for 21 Olympic rowers who train in the town. 12 rowers who are involved with the town's famous Leander Rowing Club won medals at London 2012 - including 3 gold medals in the women's double skulls and the men's fours.

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The future's bright: We speak to the Olympic rowing stars of the future at one of the world's most successful clubs.

British pair Helen Glover and Heather Stanning stormed to victory in the first heat of the women's rowing pairs at Dorney Lake in Berkshire today. It's a tremendous start for Team GB's rowers, half of whom come from the Leander Club in Henley. Sue Kinnear reports from there.

Queen in Oxfordshire for Jubilee

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The Queen's Diamond Jubilee celebrations continue Credit: ITV News

The Queen and Prince Philip will be in Oxfordshire today for a special garden party marking her Diamond Jubilee celebrations. Four thousands guests, including residents and charity workers will be at the event near Henley-on-Thames. There will also be a river pageant on the River Thames.

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