Writing in his column in the Daily Telegraph Mayor of London Boris Johnson has called the Olympic Games a 'magnificent spectacle' and said there are '20 good reasons to feel cheerful about the Games'.
He said: "As I write these words there are semi-naked women playing beach volleyball in the middle of the Horse Guards Parade immortalised by Canaletto. They are glistening like wet otters and the water is plashing off the brims of the spectators’ sou’westers.
"The whole thing is magnificent and bonkers."
Watching the British men's gymnastics team win a bronze medal at the Olympics last night inspired Daybreak presenter Dan Lobb to have a go
Police have stepped in to help cycling sensation Lizzie Armitstead find the lucky sunglasses she lost clinching silver for Team GB.
A guide to the British medal hopes on day three of the 2012 Olympic Games.