Most injured soldier to survive Afghanistan defies odds and walks again

The most seriously injured British soldier to survive the war in Afghanistan is defying doctors thanks to a company from the Midlands.

Paratrooper Ben Parkinson lost his legs and suffered brain and back injuries in a landmine explosion.

But the firm Rehab Prosthetics is helping transform Ben's life. They've built him a pair of computerised artificial legs and are building up his confidence with intense physiotherapy.

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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.