An open top bus will begin at Newlyn and make its way through Penzance town centre, ending with a reception at Humphrey Davy school, where Helen was a pupil. She was the first Team GB gold medallist of the London games alongside her rowing partner Heather Stanning last wednesday.
This is the route of the bus if you want turn up and watch:
11.30 am Departs Newlyn
Along the Promenade to the Harbour Car Park
Up Albert Street
Market Jew Street
Alverton Street (the bus will make a short stop at St John’s Hall for a greeting by the
Right into St Clare Street
Left into Taroveor Road
Left in Tolver Road
Arriving at Humphry Davy School at approx. 1.00pm
Helen's former Head teacher has said she epitomises the Games 'lasting legacy'.