Adlington's Olympic medals 'stolen during break-in'

Rebecca Adlington posted on Twitter that her Olympic medals had been stolen. Credit: Twitter

Former swimmer Rebecca Adlington said she was in "absolute pieces" after her Olympic medals were stolen from her home during a break-in.

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Adlington relief as medals found

Swimming star Rebecca Adlington said she is "so relieved" after her Olympic medals were found following a break-in at her home. The double Olympic champion had tweeted that she was "shaking" after believing the irreplaceable items had been stolen.