1948 Olympians share their memories

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A couple who met while they were both training for London's 1948 Olympic games have shared their memories of the competition on the Andrew Marr Show.

Dorothy and John Parlett met while training at a Butlins holiday camp in Clacton in the Spring before the games.

Dorothy went on to win a Silver medal in the Women's 100 metre race.

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