The London mayor Boris Johnson admitted today that he had a momentary desire not to hand the Olympic flag back to the International Olympic Committee president Jacques Rogge during last night's closing ceremony. "I'm really pleased you did," Seb Coe quipped back.
Keshorn Walcott won Trinidad and Tobago's second gold medal in Olympic history. He was rewarded with more than a gold letterbox.
Boris Johnson suggested that the London Olympic Games may have been the greatest ever staged when he met ITV News presenter Mark Austin.
The British runner Mo Farah's victory dance has become a hit of the Olympics Games. But how did it all start?