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Ellie Simmonds: 'Sad that it's over but thinking of the dreams that have been planted'

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It's sad that it's over. But think of the legacy that remains. This summer has changed the nation's attitude towards sport..

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Think of every child who's eyes lit up watching their role models become heros. Think of how many dreams have been planted..

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Think of every single person with a disability, who have been equally inspired by the stories and success of the Paralympic heros..

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'Nobody says it was easy,' says 7/7 survivor Martine Wright

Sitting volleyball player and 7/7 survivor Martine Wright tweeted:

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Nobody said it was easy, but we have done it, with the love and support of the best family friends and GB crowds! Thank u #ParalympicGB

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I count myself so lucky to have made this journey &remember all those from 07/07 who were not as lucky as me, they are in my heart always x

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