Olympic gold medallists Ed McKeever and Alistair Brownlee have taken to Twitter after receiving MBEs in the honours list:
Very proud to have been appointed an MBE on the New Years honours list, great end to an unbelievable year. Once... http://t.co/BtxEZPdZ
Delighted to receive an MBE. Looking forward to meeting the Queen.
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