Injured soldier learns to walk again

A soldier from Lancashire has defied medical experts by learning to walk again.

Kingsman Anthony Cooper from Euxton near Chorley, was so badly injured in a bomb blast while serving on the front line in Afghanistan, that his family was told there was little hope of him surviving.

But his recovery has been so swift that he's now learning to walk again with new prosthetic legs...as Ralph Blunsom reports.

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