'Epic' crowds greet Yorkshire's Olympic and Paralympic heroes



Yorkshire's Olympic and Paralympic Rio heroes were greeted by "absolutely epic" crowds as they were cheered round the streets of Leeds on a fleet of open-top buses.
It needed six buses to transport the Yorkshire-based athletes around the city centre, with those aboard including the triathlon gold medallist brothers Alistair and Jonny Brownlee, two-sport paralympic double gold medallist Kadeena Cox and diving champion Jack Laugher.
Gold medal-winning rower Andy Triggs Hodge waved to the thousands who lined the route around the city centre and said: "This is incredible.... read more

 
28 September 2016 in Yorkshire & Humber, Views: 31
Source: Batley News
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