When Captain Tony Harris lost a leg in Afghanistan -he endured one of the toughest challenges of his life - to learn to walk again.
But the former soldier from Great Missenden in Buckinghamshire is facing another gruelling test by competing in the Dakar Rally - and raising money for the Help the Heroes team in Wiltshire. Andrew Pate has more.
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