Woman warns about tick bites

A woman from Kent is warning of the dangers of tick bites after she contracted Lyme Disease

Lyme Disease ruins Sarah's life

by David Johns (@davidjohns_itv)

A woman from Ashford who contracted Lyme Disease after being bitten by a tick is trying to raise awareness of the condition. Sarah Bignell was bed-bound for months and left in agonising pain after being bitten on a trip to the Scottish Highlands.

David Johns has our report, speaking to Sarah Bignell as well as Dr Sandra Pearson from Lyme Disease Action.

You can find lots of information about Lyme Disease at http://www.lymediseaseaction.org.uk/