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Wiggins picks up another honour

Salisbury Journal: Cyclist Bradley Wiggins has picked up another honour at the GQ Awards Cyclist Bradley Wiggins has picked up another honour at the GQ Awards

Olympic hero Bradley Wiggins has picked up another honour after he was presented with the Lifetime Achievement award at the GQ Men of the Year Awards.

The cyclist, who won the Tour de France and a gold medal at London 2012, was given the award on stage by former Oasis frontman Liam Gallagher.

There was also an appearance by double gold medal winner Mo Farah who presented Robbie Williams with an Icon award at the event in the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, central London.

The Olympic theme continued with Team GB being named Team of the Year, while the designer of the cauldron Thomas Heatherwick was given the Cultural Icon award by opening ceremony supremo Danny Boyle.

Other awards saw Homeland star Damian Lewis named TV Personality of the year and Borat star Sacha Baron Cohen named best comedian.

Gary Barlow was given the Outstanding Achievement award, while Michael Fassbender was named Actor of the year.

U2 frontman Bono presented the Inspiration award to Sir Salman Rushdie, and Sir Tom Jones picked up the Legend award at the ceremony.

X Factor host Dermot O'Leary was named Most Stylish man at the event, hosted by Jimmy Carr and David Walliams, and given his award by new Bond girl Berenice Marlohe.

US film producer Harvey Weinstein gave the Editor's Special award to James Corden, while Thor star Chris Hemsworth was presented with the International Breakthrough award by fellow Australian Kylie Minogue.

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