A soldier from Wiltshire has been hailed a bionic man after a remarkable return to fitness. Seven years ago, doctors told Jonathan Le Galloudec he'd never walk again after he was shot in Iraq.
Now, the forces charity Help for Heroes are hoping to use his example to get the government to fund similar carbon fibre splints.
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