New world skydiving record for injured soldiers

Click video: So what did you do at the weekend? Gentle walk? Perhaps a barbecue? How about throw yourself out of a plane!

Well that's what several soldiers terribly injured serving their country in Afghanistan did. And they set a new world record into the bargain. Kerry Swain has more.

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Skydive by wounded soldiers

Injured soldiers from across the South have helped to set a new Guiness World Record for the most number of sky dives in 24 hours to raise funds for forces charities.