Let the celebrations begin

England

England - The winners savour their moment in the sun  

Andrew Strauss

Andrew Strauss - A big kiss for the tiny urn  

Andrew Flintoff, Steve Harmison & Alastair Cook

Andrew Flintoff, Steve Harmison & Alastair Cook - Flintoff pays his own tribute to the England fans  

Susan, Andrew & Colin Flintoff

Susan, Andrew & Colin Flintoff - Flintoff's mother and father help him celebrate victory in his final Test  

Ricky Ponting

Ricky Ponting - The Australia captain must return home without the Ashes  

Andrew Flintoff

Andrew Flintoff - The all-rounder accepts the crowd's applause on his farewell appearance  

Michael Clarke & Ricky Ponting

Michael Clarke & Ricky Ponting - Captain and vice-captain can only watch as England enjoy their moment  

Andy Flower

Andy Flower - The team director toasts Ashes success  

Samuel, Ruth, Luca & Andrew Strauss

Samuel, Ruth, Luca & Andrew Strauss - The urn amuses Strauss' children  

Jonathan Trott, Ian Bell & Andrew Strauss

Jonathan Trott, Ian Bell & Andrew Strauss - Heroes in arms  

Graeme Swann & Alastair Cook

Graeme Swann & Alastair Cook - Swann plants a smacker on Cook  

England Andrew Strauss Andrew Flintoff, Steve Harmison & Alastair Cook Susan, Andrew & Colin Flintoff Ricky Ponting Andrew Flintoff Michael Clarke & Ricky Ponting Andy Flower Samuel, Ruth, Luca & Andrew Strauss Jonathan Trott, Ian Bell & Andrew Strauss Graeme Swann & Alastair Cook