Michael Jamieson's silver medal is Britain's best performance in the pool so far - he set a new British record in the 200m breaststroke final on Day 5 of the London 2012 Olympic Games - the winner, Hungarian Daniel Gyurta, set a new world record
Team GB 2012 medalists. 3rd on the medals table with 29 gold, 17 silver and 19 bronze, 65 medals in total. Our biggest medal haul since London 1908. A parade of Olympic and Paralympic medallists with take place in London after the Paralympics.
Royal Mail printed stamps to commemorate every Team GB gold medal at London 2012 and issued them within 24 hours of the win. Later on 'Thundering Thursday', 2 August, the men's sprint cycling team twice broke the world record on their way to victory in a packed velodrome, a result that saw Sir Chris Hoy equal Sir Steve Redgrave's British record of five Olympic golds.