Harrogate, North Yorkshire. We always visit Betty's there, not least as my grandfather worked for them in the 1920's before he moved south to Reading - later to start Warings Bakery in 1932.

Harrogate, North Yorkshire. We always visit Betty's there, not least as my grandfather worked for them in the 1920's before he moved south to Reading - later to start Warings Bakery in 1932.

A wonderful historic London pub set in Ely Court, The Ye Olde Mitre takes traditional pub-keeping seriously. With a wealth of real ales on tap, great home-made bar snacks, and a friendly team behind the bar, this really is one of the best watering holes in historic London.

A wonderful historic London pub set in Ely Court, The Ye Olde Mitre takes traditional pub-keeping seriously. With a wealth of real ales on tap, great home-made bar snacks, and a friendly team behind the bar, this really is one of the best watering holes in historic London.

Kate Richardson-Walsh, MBE. Currently Captain for both Great Britain and England's hockey team, and bronze medalist at London 2012 Olympics. Read her story here

Kate Richardson-Walsh, MBE. Currently Captain for both Great Britain and England's hockey team, and bronze medalist at London 2012 Olympics. Read her story here

Charlotte Dujardin Photos Photos - (L-R) Carl Hester, Laura Bechtolsheimer and Charlotte Dujardin of Great Britain celebrate before receiving their gold medals during the medal cerermony for the Team Dressage on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Greenwich Park on August 7, 2012 in London, England. - Olympics Day 11 - Equestrian

Charlotte Dujardin Photos Photos: Olympics Day 11 - Equestrian

Charlotte Dujardin Photos Photos - (L-R) Carl Hester, Laura Bechtolsheimer and Charlotte Dujardin of Great Britain celebrate before receiving their gold medals during the medal cerermony for the Team Dressage on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Greenwich Park on August 7, 2012 in London, England. - Olympics Day 11 - Equestrian

British Olympian Charlotte Dujardis and Valegro made history today by becoming Great Britain's first individual gold medalist in dressage, adding to her team gold medal... and to think, she only began riding Grand Prix in 2011!  Love this joyful photo and love that helmet on her head!    #Olympics #equestrian

British Olympian Charlotte Dujardis and Valegro made history today by becoming Great Britain's first individual gold medalist in dressage, adding to her team gold medal... and to think, she only began riding Grand Prix in 2011! Love this joyful photo and love that helmet on her head! #Olympics #equestrian

Ben Maher and Tripple X III. Beautiful color #olympics2012 #showjumping

London 2012 Olympics: Great Britain win team showjumping gold

Ben Maher and Tripple X III. Beautiful color #olympics2012 #showjumping

Hello Sanctos, the horse ridden by Scott Brash, of Great Britain, rears as the crowd cheers during a victory lap after Great Britain won the gold medal for the equestrian team show jumping at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Monday, Aug. 6, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Images from Day 10 of the London Olympics

Hello Sanctos, the horse ridden by Scott Brash, of Great Britain, rears as the crowd cheers during a victory lap after Great Britain won the gold medal for the equestrian team show jumping at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Monday, Aug. 6, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Style icon: The Duchess of Cambridge teamed her dress with a small black clutch and matching black heels

Royal salute to Little Mermaid: Queen and Duchess celebrate Britain's Olympic and Paralympic stars at Buckingham Palace

FILE - In this March 19, 2012 file photo, former marketing manager Martine Wright, works out in a gym with other members of the Great Britain sitting volleyball team, in London. Keep an eye out Friday, Aug. 31, 2012, for No. 7 when Britain plays Ukraine in its first match of the Paralympic Games sitting volleyball tournament. That's Martine Wright, a former marketing manager who was traveling on London's subway on July 7, 2005, when four suicide bombers inspired by Osama bin Laden detonated…

Terror attack survivor becomes Paralympian

FILE - In this March 19, 2012 file photo, former marketing manager Martine Wright, works out in a gym with other members of the Great Britain sitting volleyball team, in London. Keep an eye out Friday, Aug. 31, 2012, for No. 7 when Britain plays Ukraine in its first match of the Paralympic Games sitting volleyball tournament. That's Martine Wright, a former marketing manager who was traveling on London's subway on July 7, 2005, when four suicide bombers inspired by Osama bin Laden detonated…

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