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Bionic arm changes Royston man's life

Bionic arm changes Royston man's life Photo: ITV Anglia

A man from Royston in Hertfordshire says his life has been changed by his new bionic arm.

Nigel Ackland has been given the carbon fibre mechanical limb as part of a trial. It responds to muscle twitches, and is so sensitive, he can even type with it.

Nigel Ackland has a bionic arm Credit: ITV Anglia
The bionic arm responds to muscle twitches Credit: ITV Anglia
Nigel lost his hand in an industrial accident six years ago Credit: ITV Anglia