Rebecca Adlington burgled but relieved after Olympic medals are found safe


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Olympic swimming champion Rebecca Adlington has said thieves broke into her home and stole her medals.

The gold medallist from the 2008 games in Beijing said on her Twitter page she was in “absolute pieces”.


Within hours of the theft the medals were discovered, but a car belonging to her partner is still missing.


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