Trafalgar Square event celebrates Rio 2016 athletes
Britain's Olympic and Paralympic stars are being honoured with a celebration in London's Trafalgar Square later.
It follows the victory parade in Manchester on Monday when thousands of supporters lined the streets to cheer on the victorious teams.
Team GB won 67 medals in Rio, two more than they gained at London 2012, while the Paralympians won 147 medals - 27 more than four years ago.
The "Heroes Return" event in Trafalgar Square takes place from 13:00 BST.
Follow the celebrations live here
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