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Injured biker wins award after using rehab experience to help others

A man who thought his life was over after a terrifying motorbike accident left him with life changing injuries, has won a national award after picking himself up, with the aim of helping others in a similar situation.

Joe Harman from Aston Clinton near Aylesbury - has set up an inspirational rehab centre, to treat people from Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire and Surrey - with long term disabilities - to help them come to terms with their lives in a positive light. Cary Johnston reports.

Somewhere around the rainbow - rare sight caught on camera

An amazing video of circular rainbow has been caught on camera.

The rare sight was filmed by Bernie Welch, who is the Technical Manager at the Emirates Spinnaker Tower in Portsmouth.

When sunlight and raindrops combine to make a rainbow, they can make a whole circle of light in the sky.

The bottom part of a full-circle rainbow is usually blocked by your horizon. and this is why we see rainbows not as circles, but as arcs across our sky.

However, if you are viewing from up high and look at the horizon at a certain angle you can see the whole circle.

And with the tower being at a height of 170 metres above sea level, Bernie was in the right place at the right time!

Sussex kitesurfer breaks UK record for highest jump - months after near fatal crash

A kite surfer from Sussex was back on the waves today - ten months after the stunt that nearly killed him.

Lewis Crathern was placed in a medically induced coma when his kite stalled in competition in South Africa. But he's since recovered to come second in the world tour, level on points with the winner!

And, as Andy Dickenson reports, he's hoping to end the year on another high.


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Donald Trump takes centre stage at Lewes bonfire celebrations

Around forty thousand people have celebrated bonfire night in Lewes. Sussex Police say spectator numbers were down on previous years because of a strike on Southern Rail. But the event still attracted huge crowds with American presidential candidate Donald Trump making not one but three appearances, as Tom Savvides explains.

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