US Open champion Andy Murray has arrived back on British soil to cheers following his historic win in New York.
The champion flew into Heathrow's Terminal 5 at around 9am with girlfriend Kim Sears and was greeted by British Airways staff and excited members of the public.
The Scot became the first British man in 76 years to win a major singles title when he beat Novak Djokovic over five sets in the US Open final.
The US win completed a successful few months for the 25 year old, who followed a Wimbledon final with Olympic gold.
Andy Murray has told ITV News that he can "retire happy now" as he posed for photographs in Central Park after his historic US Open win.
Andy Murray doesn't do euphoria, but now the amazing and uplifting British sporting summer has received its exclamation mark.
Andy Murray wins the US Open against Novak Djokovic to become Britain's first male grand slam champion for 76 years