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Team GB win gymnastics bronze

Team GB have won a bronze medal in the men's team gymnastics event at London 2012. The team had initially won a silver medal but an appeal by Japan over a fall from the pommel horse pushed the UK down to bronze.

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Olympic silver medallist's parents thrilled with London 2012 success

Lizzie Armitstead claimed Great Britain's first medal with silver in the women's road race on Sunday and her parents said they always had confidence she could bring home a medal.

Great Britain's Lizzie Armitstead with her silver medal following the women's road race at The Mall in London. Credit: EMPICS Sport/EMPICS Sport

Speaking about their daughter's success on Daybreak, John and Carol Armitstead said: "We were confident and we had faith in Lizzie.

"All of our family are 100 per cent behind her and everybody's part of this success."

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