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Paralympic swimming medallist Craig welcomed home

World record-breaking Paralympic gold medallist Josef Craig received a colourful welcome back to school on South Tyneside.

Hundreds of pupils surprised the 15-year-old swimmer with applause and cheered his name as he arrived.

He became Great Britain's youngest gold medallist at the London Paralympic Games as he set a new world record in the S7 400m freestyle final.

  • 17 Sep 2012