Crowds cheer Peaty on open-top bus tour in Uttoxeter

Crowds cheer Peaty on open-top bus tour in Uttoxeter
 

The success of Olympic gold medallist Adam Peaty has been marked with an open-top bus tour in his home town.
Peaty, 21, who won Great Britain's first medal of Rio 2016 with gold in the men's 100m breaststroke, toured through Uttoxeter.
Peaty's nan, Mavis Williams, who captured hearts with her social media support of the swimmer, was among family members on the bus with him.
Hundreds of people lined the streets to cheer and applaud him.
On the steps of Utooxeter's town hall, he said he would now look "to the future".
Peaty was presented with a "book of pride" which signed... read more

 
1 October 2016 in Regional, Views: 40
Source: BBC
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