A west-based Olympic champion has announced his retirement.
Dorset's Peter Wilson, who won the Double Trap gold medal at the London Olympics in 2012, said in a tweet today that he was quitting competitive shooting.
Olympic gold medalist Peter Wilson is donating his Team GB kit to his local charity shop in Dorset. The 27 year old who won gold in the men's double trap shooting at London 2012 - handed over nine items to Weldmar Hospicecare Trust shop in Sherborne.
48 hours ago Peter Wilson was a farmer's son from Dorset preparing for his Olympic debut. Today he woke up a gold medallist. He shot to fame yesterday in the double trap shooting.
Our Sport Correspondent Matthias Kurth has been to his family home in Glanvilles Wootton in Dorset where they're preparing to welcome back a hero.
Dorset's Peter Wilson claimed Britain's fourth gold medal of London 2012 in the men's double trap shooting event.
Our Sport Correspondent Matthias Kurth has been to his family home in Glanvilles Wootton in Dorset where they're preparing to welcome home a hero.
He spoke to Victoria Lewis, who is the head girl at the farmstead, and family friend Michael Miller:
Dorset is celebrating the achievements of their man with the golden gun - Dorchester-born shooter Peter Wilson.
Yesterday the 25-year-old won the 2012 Olympic men's double trap final at the Royal Artillery Barracks.
It meant another Westcountry postbox has turned gold.
Jonty Messer reports.