HRH Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall were on hand to inspire Team England badminton stars after an impromptu royal visit in Glasgow yesterday
Two years after London extinguished the Olympic flame; all eyes now turn to Glasgow as the XX Commonwealth Games are officially opened.
In the second installment of his Commonwealth Games blog, Andy Ellis tells us about the 'golden hour' and the view from his room!
England head coach Jakob Hoi samples life in the Commonwealth Games Village - and sets out England's medal targets.
Chris and Gabby Adcock are on course to meet Scotland's Robert Blair and Imgoen Bankier in the mixed doubles semi-finals at the Commonwealth Games. But Gabby will also face Bankier in the women's doubles first round.
In the second part of her blog, Lauren Smith speaks to us about arriving in the Athletes Village and her fan club!