11:48 am, Tue 26 Mar 2013 Pendleton receives her CBE
Pendleton and McCartney receive their honours
Olympic gold medal-winning cyclist Victoria Pendleton has been awarded a CBE by the Queen during an investiture ceremony at Buckingham Palace.
Cyclist Victoria Pendleton receiving her CBE from the Queen today.
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Pendleton retired after the London 2012, but her haul of titles stands at two Olympic gold medals, nine golds from the World Championships and podium-topping results in the Commonwealth Games and European Championships.
Designer Stella McCartney also received an honour today - an OBE for services to fashion.
Designer Stella McCartney receiving her OBE from the Queen.
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who designed Team GB's kit for the London 2012 Olympics, said before the ceremony she felt "really proud and really excited and honoured".
11:17 am, Tue 26 Mar 2013 Pendleton receives her CBE
Stella McCartney 'excited' ahead of OBE ceremony
Designer Stella McCartney said she felt "really proud and really excited and honoured" as she arrived at Buckingham Palace to receive an OBE.
Fashion designer Stella McCartney arrives at Buckingham Palace with husband Alasdhair Willis.
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McCartney, who arrived with her husband Alasdhair Willis, was wearing one of her own creations - a blue fitted suit with a pencil skirt.
7:40 am, Tue 26 Mar 2013 Pendleton receives her CBE
Stella McCartney to receive OBE honour
Designer Stella McCartney will receive an OBE later today.
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Stella McCartney will receive an OBE later today for services to fashion.
who designed Team GB's kit for the London 2012 Olympics, will receive her award alongside cyclist Victoria Pendleton, who will be handed a CBE, triathlete Alistair Brownlee and sprinter Jonnie Peacock, who will both be given MBEs.
7:06 pm, Fri 27 Jul 2012 Queen visits Olympic village
Team GB kit designer: 'Excited and proud! Going for gold!'
Stella McCartney designed the Team GB kits for the Olympics
Stella McCartney, who designed the kit for Britain's Olympians, has posted a picture of her before she heads to the Games.
She tweeted: "On my way to the London 2012 Olympic Opening Ceremony! Excited and proud! Going for gold!"
1:18 pm, Thu 22 Mar 2012 GB Olympic kits unveiled
Stella McCartney: Designing Olympic kit was a 'big responsibility'
by Romilly Weeks, ITV News Correspondent
British designer Stella McCartney has told ITV News that designing Team GB's Olympic kit was "a big responsibility", especially as a "born-and-bred Londoner".
12:46 pm, Thu 22 Mar 2012 GB Olympic kits unveiled
Stella McCartney says designing Olympic kit was a 'lifetime opportunity'
Team GB Olympic kit designer Stella McCartney has told ITV News that "it's been a real team effort, a once in a lifetime opportunity".
12:36 pm, Thu 22 Mar 2012 GB Olympic kits unveiled
Frazier Campbell says new Olympic kit has a 'feel-good factor'
Sunderland footballer and official Olympic torch carrier Frazier Campbell said it was "nice to have the opportunity to be with other athletes", at the Team GB Olympic kit launch.
12:34 pm, Thu 22 Mar 2012 GB Olympic kits unveiled
Louis Smith geared up in Team GB Olympic kit
Louis Smith, gymnast for the London 2012 Games has said that he feels "ready to go", as he unveiled what he would be wearing at the Olympics.