Stamps will be back on sale this morning to mark the win of Teesside Olympic champion Kat Copeland.
Post offices in Stockton, Darlington and Hartlepool opened specially to sell the stamps yesterday. The Stockton High Street branch sold-out of the stamps within an hour.
A post box on Teesside has been painted gold in celebration of Kat Copeland's Olympic gold medal success
Rowing pair Kat Copeland and Sophie Hosking won a gold medal in the Women's lightweight double sculls
Kat Copeland has become the North East's first Olympic champion at London 2012, winning the lightweight women's double sculls.