West Country success at the Commonwealth Games

Competitors from across the West Country are taking part in the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

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Gloucester woman wins first medal of Glasgow games

Jodie Stimpson (Gold) and Vicky Holland (Bronze), from Gloucester were the first to win medals for England

The West Country got its first medal of the Commonwealth Games at lunchtime when Gloucester's Vicky Holland won bronze in the women's triathlon.

She came third in the sweltering Glasgow sun in what is a truly tough event whatever the weather. The race was won by her England team mate Jodie Stimpson. They were the first medals to be won at the Games.

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