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Injured Soldier Defies Odds

The most seriously injured British soldier to come from home Afghanistan is defying the odds with the help of a physiotherapist.

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Soldier undergoing physiotherapy ahead of prosthetic fitting

Ben Parkinson having physio with Robert "Shep" Shepherd ahead of having his latest pair of prosthetic legs fitted. Credit: ITV Central

The most seriously injured British soldier to come from home Afghanistan is defying the odds with the help of a physiotherapist.

Paratrooper Ben Parkinson will today be fitted with £60,000 computer-assisted artificial legs at Rehab Prosthetics in Coalville.

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