Athletes' victory parades

Parades are set to take place in Scotland and Wales today to celebrate the performances of the Olympians and Paralympians from the countries in London 2012. A special reception was also held for Irish athletes.

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Katherine Grainger: 'It's lovely to come home'

Katherine Grainger joins other Olympians and Paralympic team members, for a group picture in Glasgow. Credit: David Cheskin/PA Wire

Scottish athlete Katherine Grainger won the double sculls with Anna Watkins at London 2012.

Speaking ahead of today's victory parade in Scotland, she said: "I don't get back to Glasgow enough. it's my home town, it's lovely to come home and celebrate with the people who have supported us all along."

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