Not to be overlooked in 2012, Aberdeen is the proud home of not one but two golden postboxes to honour Neil Fachie (cyclist) and Katherine Grainger's (rowing) Olympic golds. There is another out at Westhill to mark Tim Baillie's (canoe slalom) success. They will be repainted red in due course.

Not to be overlooked in 2012, Aberdeen is the proud home of not one but two golden postboxes to honour Neil Fachie (cyclist) and Katherine Grainger's (rowing) Olympic golds. There is another out at Westhill to mark Tim Baillie's (canoe slalom) success. They will be repainted red in due course.

"SILVER OLYMPIC MEDALISTS! @VickyThornleyGB & Katherine Grainger Rio2016 Many congratualtions!

"SILVER OLYMPIC MEDALISTS! @VickyThornleyGB & Katherine Grainger Rio2016 Many congratualtions!

Gold: Katherine Grainger and Anna Watkins - Rowing

Gold: Katherine Grainger and Anna Watkins - Rowing

Anna Watkins & Katherine Grainger - Women's Double Sculls Rowing

Anna Watkins & Katherine Grainger - Women's Double Sculls Rowing

Victoria Thornley (back) and Katherine Grainger (front) at the 2015 European Rowing Championships in Lucerne

Victoria Thornley (back) and Katherine Grainger (front) at the 2015 European Rowing Championships in Lucerne

Katherine Grainger has announced that she will be making a return to rowing after two years out of the sport.

Katherine Grainger has announced that she will be making a return to rowing after two years out of the sport.

Katherine Grainger - Much as I adore her, NO ONE should look that good when they're rowing.

Katherine Grainger - Much as I adore her, NO ONE should look that good when they're rowing.

Katherine Grainger at the National Rowing Centre/PA

Katherine Grainger at the National Rowing Centre/PA

Katherine Grainger and Anna Watkins of Great Britain celebrate with their gold medals   #rowing #olympics

Katherine Grainger and Anna Watkins of Great Britain celebrate with their gold medals #rowing #olympics

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