Last Updated: September 10, 2012 6:24pm
Emma Bird reflects on the athletes' parade, the 2012 Games and the new-found British spirit.
The streets of London were packed on Monday as hundreds of thousands of well-wishers turned out to cheer Britain's sporting heroes.
Pictures from Team GB's victory parade in the City of London following the end of London 2012.
DOB: 17/5/1956 Event: Boxing Medals: 1 gold Flag: USA
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