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Olympic rowers Heather Stanning from Yeovil and Helen Glover from Penzance have been to Buckingham Palace to meet the Queen.
The gold medal winners were among Olympic and Paralympic heroes invited to a reception to celebrate their success. The pair won the first gold medals of Team GB's campaign.
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Gold medal-winning rowers Helen Glover from Penzance and Heather Stanning from Yeovil have arrived at Buckingham Palace. They're among a group of Olympians invited to meet the Queen this evening.
Helen tweeted this picture from the Palace.
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Paralympian swimmer Jonathan Fox, who raised the roof at London 2012 when he won the 100m backstroke, returned to St Austell today where he grew up.
Richard Lawrence reports:
Paralympic swimmer Jon Fox, who won a gold medal at London 2012, is being welcomed back to his home town of St Austell today.
He will be visiting the local schools first and then St Austell college, and show off his medal to the community, before signing autographs and having photos taken by his golden post box.
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Two post boxes painted Gold for swimmer Ruta Meilutyte and Bronze for diver Tom Daley have been installed in front of Plymouth Argyle football club.
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Olympic rowing Gold medallist Heather Stanning, from Yeovil, has returned to her day job as a Wiltshire army captain.
The 27 year old, who's based at Larkhill, was away preparing for the Olympics for two years.