- Don Thompson with his gold medal for the 50 kilometre walk, which he won in a record 4 hours 25 minu
Don Thompson with his gold medal for the 50 kilometre walk, which he won in a record 4 hours 25 minutes and 30 seconds. He was one of only two British gold medal winners, and the only Briton to win an athletic event.
- (L-R) Some of the British medallists pictured upon their arrival at London Airport: weightlifter Lou
- Weightlifter Louis Martin before leaving London for the Rome Olympic Games. He won a bronze medal in
- High jumpers Dorothy Shirley, left, and Frances Slaap before they left London to represent Great Bri
- Peter Radford, who has been named in the provisional list of Britain's team for the Rome Olympic Gam