Sheffield welcomes Ennis home

Thousands of people have gathered in Sheffield city centre for the homecoming of local girl and Olympic heptathlon gold medallist, Jessica Ennis.

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Sheffield to welcome golden girl Jessica Ennis home

Jessica Ennis celebrates after winning gold in the heptathlon Credit: Press Association

Thousands of people are expected to gather in Sheffield city centre later today for the homecoming of local girl and Olympic heptathlon gold medallist, Jessica Ennis.

The event will be a celebration of Jessica's victory and city leaders are asking those attending to bring or wear something gold in honour of her achievement.

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