One of Britain's greatest Paralympic athletes, Tanni, amassed a remarkable medal haul over 16 years and five Paralympic Games of 11 gold, 4 silver and a bronze.
In 2005 she became ‘Dame’ Tanni Grey-Thompson for her services to sport. In March 2010, Tanni was created a life peer and was conferred as Baroness Grey-Thompson, of Eaglescliffe in the County of Durham.
Over the years, Tanni, has visited many schools, but today she was involved in a project at a school in Buenos Aires. She was contacted by one of the pupils,View News Articles
Last year I was appointed as Chancellor of Northumbria University and we have just completed the Summer Degree Ceremony process. I presided over twelve degree ceremonies, shook several thousand hands,View Diary Entries