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In pictures: Golden day for Great Britain

Helen Glover and Heather Stanning with their gold medals, the first won by Team GB at the Games

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Team GB scored a gold medal in rowing thanks to Heather Stanning and Helen Glover!!

Olympics rowing: Glover and Stanning win gold for Britain

Rowers Helen Glover and Heather Stanning win first gold of 2012 Games for Team GB

Team GB rowers Helen Glover and Heather Stanning celebrate after winning the Gold medal in the Women's pair at Eton Dorney during the 2012 London Olympic Games.

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Helen Glover and Heather Stanning win the Women's Pair and celebrate two historic landmarks - becoming Team GB's first gold medallists of the games and the very first female British rowing gold medallists.

In pictures: Team GB's golden stamps

Royal Mail printed stamps to commemorate every Team GB gold medal at London 2012 and issued them within 24 hours of the win. The first to be honoured were rowers Helen Glover (left) and Heather Stanning who produced a stunning victory in the pairs on the morning of the fifth day, Wednesday 1 August.

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