Gold hopes for Olympic rowers

A number of rowers from the South will be rowing in the Olympic final of the women's pair and the men's eight later today. Many of those taking part come from Leander club in Henley.

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Time to celebrate for Glover and Stanning

Helen Glover and Heather Stanning celebrate Credit: PA

Great Britain's Helen Glover and Heather Stanning, based in Reading, celebrate winning gold in the women's pair final at Eton Dorney Lake.

Leander club in Henley colleagues Frances Houghton and Debbie Flood are currently racing in the final of the women's quadruple sculls.

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