Olympics star Tom Daley welcomed home in Plymouth

20 September 2012 Last updated at 08:32 BST

Tom Daley is given a heroes welcome in his home town of Plymouth, before picking up his textbooks and heading back to school!
Tom Daley, Jade Howard, Jamila Lunkuse and Ruta Meilutyte outside Plymouth College
Olympic stars Tom Daley, Jade Howard, Jamila Lunkuse and Ruta Meilutyte outside Plymouth College before a homecoming parade started in the town for local London 2012 Olympics athletes
Tom Daley, Jade Howard, Jamila Lunkuse and Ruta Meilutyte outside Plymouth College before a homecoming parade started in Plymouth for local London 2012 Olympics athletes
The Olympic stars try to look relaxed, but you can tell from their nervous smiles that they're not looking forward to the start of their science class!
Tom Daley
Tom predicted before setting off on the Plymouth parade that it would be even better than the London one.
Tom Daley
Tom was surrounded by fans at Plymouth College before the parade set off.
Plymouth homecoming
Flag waving and cheering and screaming crowds welcomed the open top bus in Royal Parade
Plymouth homecoming
Drivers of buses and cars honked their horns and one woman in a parked car was leaning out of the sunroof and honking the horn with her foot
Plymouth homecoming
Just one of the many fans who would like Tom Daley to be their boyfriend!
Plymouth homecoming
The parade passed closed to the Plymouth Life Centre where Tom trains.
Plymouth homecoming
After a day stuck in lessons, Tom couldn't wait to get his Olympic kit on, saying: "Today has been crazy. But it is back to school now. Back to reality!"