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Dad's world record bid to help son

A dad from Wigan is hoping to set a new world record, in a vintage deep sea diving suit. Nigel Brookwell, 44, will attempt to complete the longest land walk to raise awareness and funds for his son's condition, chronic fatigue syndrome.

Nigel and his son Harry Credit: ITV

Not much is known about the illness but people with it often complain of feeling heavy and extremely tired, especially after exerting themselves. And there's where the 4 stone diving suit comes in.

Sarah Rogers reports:

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