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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!

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 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

Gold: Katherine Grainger and Anna Watkins - Rowing

Gold: Katherine Grainger and Anna Watkins - Rowing

Great Britain's Katherine Grainger (left) and Anna Watkins celebrate winning gold in the women's double sculls at Eton Dorney Rowing Lake, Windsor.

Great Britain's Katherine Grainger (left) and Anna Watkins celebrate winning gold in the women's double sculls at Eton Dorney Rowing Lake, Windsor.

Katherine Grainger and Anna Watkins - London 2012 Olympics: Katherine Grainger and Anna Watkins smash record in rowing double sculls

London 2012 Olympics: Katherine Grainger and Anna Watkins smash record in rowing double sculls

Katherine Grainger and Anna Watkins - London 2012 Olympics: Katherine Grainger and Anna Watkins smash record in rowing double sculls

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

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

Katherine Grainger at the National Rowing Centre/PA

Katherine Grainger at the National Rowing Centre/PA

Great Britain's Katherine Grainger, left, and Anna Watkins display their gold medals from the women's rowing double sculls.

Great Britain's Katherine Grainger, left, and Anna Watkins display their gold medals from the women's rowing double sculls.

Katherine Grainger's top tips - Rowing Training

Katherine Grainger's top tips - Rowing Training

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.