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Tuesday Aug 26 | Newham Recorder

David Walliams takes on charity relay at London Aquatics Centre

Comedian, actor and Britain's Got Talent judge David Walliams will take on his next big swimming challenge for charity at the London Aquatics Centre.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Swimming, Michael Jamieson, Summer Olympic, Olympic Swimming

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Congleton Guardian

Frankie Boyle in attack on TV shows

In a wide-ranging conversation during the closing session of the Guardian Edinburgh International Television Festival, Boyle also said he did not regret his most controversial jokes, including one about Katie Price's disabled son and another about the appearance of Olympic swimming champion Rebecca Adlington.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

Rebecca Adlington is wedding-ready and has grown accustomed to all eyes being on her

Her nuptials with swimming sweetheart Harry Needs are just days away, and Becky is jetting off to Spain this week for a pre-wedding tan But as a double Olympic gold medallist and a blossoming TV star, she has grown accustomed to all eyes being on her.

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Uttoxeter Advertiser

Adam Peaty backed for Olympic glory by swimming star Rebecca Adlington

The Uttoxeter rising star picked up another two gold medals - adding to his two golds and a silver from the Commonwealth Games - at the European Aquatics Championships in Berlin this week.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Chorley Guardian

Splash hit as Rosanna swim brings in A 3,000

People of all ages made a real splash at the weekend as they took to the water for Rosanna Ogden's charity swimming event.

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Nottingham Evening Post

Beccy at your service on new reality show

OLYMPIC swimming champion Rebecca Adlington is to appear on a new reality TV show in a bid to help the fight against cancer.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

Rebecca Adlington's hen night pictures show Gold medal swimmer's future looks rosy

The Olympic swimming champion is preparing to get married and also celebrates the sixth anniversary of winning double gold at the 2008 Beijing Olympics She posted the snap on Instagram and wrote: "Best hen do ever!! Thank you so much to all the girls."

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

Burnley Citizen

Chorley youngster Rosanna to take dip with Rebecca Adlington

The retired swimmer will be the main attraction at a sponsored swim later this month, hosted by four-year-old Rosanna Ogden and her parents.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

This is Wiltshire

SWIMMING: Olympian starts swim academy

The 32-year-old swam at the Sydney and Athens Games for Great Britain, as well as claiming a bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games in Manchester in 2002.

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Sun Aug 03, 2014

The Independent

Commonwealth Games 2014: Ten stars to watch for the Rio 2016 Olympics

The Games confirmed that there is British talent aplenty, from exciting new names such as Adam Peaty to more established ones like Bradley Wiggins.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Bradley Wiggins, Credit Agricole, Cycling, Olympic Gymnastics, Michael Jamieson, Olympic Swimming

Fri Aug 01, 2014

ITV

Adlington: 'Incredible to witness first gold of Games'

Olympic gold medalist Rebecca Adlington said she "does not regret" her decision to retire from swimming, as she continues her new role commentating on the Commonwealth Games.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Swimming, Hannah Miley

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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