Adam Peaty's grandmother, known as 'Olympic Nan' after her famous support of her grandson on Twitter, told ITV News Central it was 'marvellous' to see people turn out to see him.
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She also took to Twitter to thank all those who had turned out to see the bus go past.
Had a great time on the bus this morning ,and thanks to all the people that braved the rain to see my Grandson☔️
The 21-year-old won Great Britain's first medal of Rio 2016 with gold in the men's 100m breaststroke.
Olympic champion Adam Peaty says he is 'over the moon' to see hundreds turn out to support him despite the rainy weather.
Hundreds have turned out to see Uttoxeter's Olympic Gold medallist Adam Peaty greet crowds on an open top bus tour in his home town,