Britain's Olympians and Paralympians are travelling through the capital to celebrate the huge medal hauls of both teams.
An official memorial has been opened to remember a Red Arrows pilot who died when his plane crashed after an air display in Bournemouth.
Children who designed a memorial to honour a Red Arrows pilot have seen the structure taking shape for the first time.
The winning artwork in a competition to design a memorial for a Red Arrow's pilot has gone on display. Flight Leiutenant John Egging crashed during last summer's Bournemouth Air Show. His widow asked children to create a memorial that would honour his memory. Nick Harper reports.