Wales International Gareth Bale could be forced to miss the Olympics, according to reports.
The Cardiff-born player was expected to be named in Team GB's football squad by manager Stuart Pearce next week.
But there are now reports that the 22-year-old will be ruled out by the recurrence of an old back and hip injury picked up in training.
Royal Mail says the seven post boxes in Wales painted gold to mark Olympic and Paralympic triumphs will remain so permanently.
Hundreds of people turned out, as Paralympic cycling champion Mark Colbourne was given the freedom of his home town.
Paralympic hero Mark Colbourne will be welcomed back to his home town today.