As I sit here on my sofa watching 24 (yes 24) channels of Team GB doing Olympian things my wife decided I needed a supportive kit – to improve my support levels:
The kit features a T-shirt, flags and bunting. Actually the kit features wine. Not sure where the other stuff came from. The flag came in useful though. At exactly 20.12 pm we waved it at the tele as the Red Arrows shot over London:
So far we’ve seen an opening ceremony that didn’t pander to the inane expectations of the rest of the world, some pretty hopeless commentating from the BBC, some very nice local countryside and some decent weather followed by some really bad weather. Oh and Phelps came 4th.