London Paralympics 2012

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Paralympics: the family all racing the clock

Sister and brother Libby and James Clegg from the Borders won medals within an hour of each other, in different Paralympics events - meaning a mad dash between venues for their mother.

For rights reasons, some of the footage from Dan Ashby's report has been removed. Credit for images of James Clegg: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire. Credit for images of Libby Clegg: David Davies/PA Wire.

Mother's rush between Paralympic wins

Two siblings from Newcastleton in the Borders won Paralympic medals within an hour of each other. James Clegg took a surprise bronze in the swimming pool, before his older sister Libby won a silver on the athletics track.

For their mother Moira Beattie, it meant a sprint between venues to see both events. We caught up with her between the two.


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