Plymouth diver seen as one of the faces of London 2012

Wax model, Tom Daley
The wax figure is suspended four metres above the ground Photo:

The London Olympics are less than five months away and to mark the build up to the event Madame Tussauds London has unveiled a wax figure of Plymouth diver Tom Daley.

Wax model, Tom Daley
Visitors will be able to walk right underneath the wax model

The wax model has gone on display in tribute to Team GB and higlights Daley as one of the faces of London 2012.

Wax model, Tom Daley
Tom Daley has been described as one of the faces of London 2012

It's been described as one of the most dramatic figures ever to feature at Madame Tussauds, The 17 year old is captured in mid-dive as he heads towards the water. The figure has been suspended four metres above the ground as part of a specially designed aquatic set, allowing guests to walk right underneath as Daley is frozen in action. Watch a video showing how the wax figure was created: