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.

Latest Tweets

01 Dec 15 01:43

@katesilverton1 meant to have early night. Then started working.

View Twitter Feed

Latest News

20 Nov 15

Tanni was honoured to officially open a new telescope facility at Sunderland Astronomical Society. The Society are based at the Washington Wetlands and have recently installed a new accessible stand for

View News Articles


27 Nov 15

  I have never thought that much about looking at the stars through a telescope because I think every experience I have tried to have has been largely inaccessible.  Last week

View Diary Entries