The Lord Mayor of Leeds, Councillor Ann Castle gives a message of congratulations from the city of Leeds to new Olympic Champion, Nicola Adams.
The Lord Mayor said:
“Massive congratulations to Nicola for her superb gold medal. Anyone who has had the privilege of meeting her knows how determined Nicola was to win gold in London, so to see her achieve her goal is fantastic.
“Nicola is such a lovely, grounded person so it is wonderful to see her do so well. Her smile really lights up a room and we look forward to seeing that smile beaming again with the gold medal around her neck. We are all thrilled for her and so proud she comes from Leeds.”
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