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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A dull and damp start but it will become drier and brighter from the north this afternoon but stay cold and windy.
A damp and cold night ahead. Valentine's Day will start cloudy but become brighter in the afternoon. Risk of showers along the Kent coast.
Cold and damp tonight with outbreaks of rain. A cold and dull start to Valentine's Day but becoming drier and brighter by the afternoon.