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Olympic and Paralympic Heroes Parade

Trafalgar Square

Sunrise over Trafalgar Square, where the parade finishes. Send in your photos of the parade using the links to the right!

Union Flag seller, Mansion House

Ollie Williams and Tom Fordyce photo-blog the parade live, all their photos available through the clickable map (above)

Photos sent in by Matthew Deller

Moorgate-based Matthew Deller passes the parade early on his way to work: "Mark Hunter, who is a great guy, was still on a high"

Photo taken by zoonabar

Three-times gold medal hero Chris Hoy soaks up the atmosphere. Photo sent in by zoonabar

Photo taken by rascally42

Athletes pull along Cheapside toward St Paul's Cathedral. Photo sent in by rascally42

Chris Hoy, Lauren, Tom Daley

Lauren, working at Guildhall Yard, is snapped by photographers Tom Daley and Chris Hoy, respectively. Sent to

Photo taken by samantha.jones68

Swimmer Rebecca Adlington returns to Britain with two gold medals and a world record. Photo sent in by samantha.jones68

Central London

Despite the economic gloom many office workers have taken a break, to enjoy the bright sunshine and cheer the inspirational British team

Photo sent in by samantha.jones68

At Ludgate Hill, samantha.jones68 on Flickr: "The City watches the Heroes' Parade"

Photo taken by Elena Pascual

Elena Pascual works on the Strand: "One minute the streets were empty, then in ten minutes there were loads of people"

Photo taken by Mike Grice

"It was busier than I thought it would be. I work on Upper Thames Street so came down on my lunch break," says Mike Grice

Crowds at Trafalgar Square

Union Flags, foam hands, and Chelsea Pensioners are among the crowds gathering at Trafalgar Square

Photo by FizzbangGlut

"I'm so proud to be British," says boxer James DeGale, as many of his teammates agree. Photo from FizzbangGlut's Flickr photostream

Photo from Christo's Flickr photostream

And in the October sunshine of Trafalgar Square the crowds return the feeling. Photo taken from Christo's Flickr photostream

Phillips Idowu

Flamboyant and charismatic triple-jumper Phillips Idowu shows off his silver medal as the parade passes St Paul's

Photo taken by Matthew Starling

Matthew Starling sent this photo outisde Bank Station as some of Britain's young Olympians snap back to remember the day

Photo by Jeremy Hughes

Swimmer Mark Foster came out of retirement to lead out Team GB in Beijing. Photo by Jeremy Hughes, Queen Victoria Street

Photo taken by zoonabar

Paul Goodison, Britain's Laser-class sailing gold medallist enjoys a joke with the crowd. Photo sent in by zoonabar

Lee Pearson

BBC London 94.9FM catch equestrian Paralympian Lee Pearson and his three Beijing golds (after three in Sydney and three in Athens)

Photo sent in by Matthew Deller

The British athletes, including 400m Olympic champion Christine Ohuruogu, celebrate with the crowds. Photo by Matthew Deller

Photo by DTHook

The end of the parade before the athletes go on to Buckingham Palace, from DTHook's Flickr photostream


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