Honours for Farah & McGregor

Olympic athlete Mo Farah is collecting his CBE for services to athletics today. Actor Ewan McGregor will also collect the OBE for services to drama and charity.

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Mo Farah to receive CBE for services to athletics

Olympic athlete Mo Farah will receive his CBE for services to athletics today. The double gold medallist, who grew up in west London, triumphed in both the 5,000m and 10,000m at last year's London Games.

Mo Farah with his 2 Olympic gold medals Credit: Press Association

With his trademark 'Mobot' celebration, the 30-year-old will pick his award up from Buckingham Palace after becoming one of the faces of Britain's golden summer of sport.

Mo Farah celebrates winning the Men's 5,000m Final Credit: Press Association

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