'It's just such an honour, it's hard to put into words' says Sarah Storey

Sarah Storey, 35, has been honoured with a damehood for services to para-cycling after winning four gold medals at London 2012

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Paralympian honours backlash

Leading Paralympian athletes have criticised what they believe to be inconsistencies in the sports-dominating New Years Honours list, where successful Paralympians missed out on top honours, with only cyclist Sarah Storey made a dame.