Social-media fans have been going mad for Laura Weightman, posting messages of delight and support on Twitter and Facebook after her silver medal at the Commonwealth Games.
The Gazette takes a look at just some of the comments left for the 23-year-old, who was been trending online around the world after coming second in the 1500m final.
Pete Crosland: Brilliant run today. Do savour the moment and that silver medal.
Davina Taylor: Well done Laura on your silver medal, putting Northumberland on the map.. So proud xxx
Sarah Brooks: Huge congratulations to you Laura for the silver medal. So proud. We were all cheering for you back at home in Hipsburn. Superb performance xxx
Jill Denny: So proud Laura what a fantastic race. Silver medal. Crying at you cuddling your mam on TV!! Well done!! X
@MorpethHarrier: Congratulations to our very own #CommonwealthGames silver medalist @LauraWeightman, and her coach @jarrowarrow
@alydixon262: AWESOME run @LauraWeightman well done, proud of you!
@girlfromthefarm: Congratulations @LauraWeightman what a run! Screaming at TV, so proud to be from #northumberland #morpeth tonight, did us proud. Amazing!
@STAYNORTHUMBRIA: Woosh ….Well done @LauraWeightman - Commonwealth Silver Medalist you did yourself #Northumberland and #England proud
@JosieCram: Amazing run so happy and proud of @LauraWeightman u done good!! SILVER MEDAL! #Glasgow2014
@AlnwickNLand: Massive congratulations to Alnwick’s @LauraWeightman. We’ve only won a SILVER MEDAL!! @teamgb @weRengland
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