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Olympic 'joy saturation' for the British


Team GB has recorded its highest Olympics gold medal haul since 1908.

Author Lynne Truss, who was one of those with doubts about British medal glory, says Great Britain and Northern Ireland now have "more medals than we now what to do with".

"British people are usually content with euphoria in small amounts... but now we will have two weeks of it," she reflects.

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