Lord Coe opens sports institute

British Olympics chief Lord Coe has opened a new sports institute in central London, which will treat elite athletes and NHS patients under the same roof.

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Patient praises new sports institute: 'It makes me feel special'

A patient at the new sports institute officially opened by Lord Coe in central London today said having the facilities open to people other than elite athletes makes her feel like a valued member of society.

Heather Hatter also praised the institute for the positive atmosphere which 'spurs them all on' to recover.

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