This week we have been finding out how ITV's Text Santa charity appeal is changing lives across the South East.
Here's the story of a young man - Aaron Davies, who had a heart transplant at the age of 26 following a sudden illness. As Andrea Thomas reports, The British Heart Foundation has been helping him on the long road to recovery.
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