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5-year-old Tempy and war hero Simon team up for charity

Simon Brown came to cheer Tempy on during her 5k run in Darlington Credit: ITV Tyne Tees

An Iraq war veteran from Yorkshire and a five-year-old girl from Darlington have teamed up for a second time in their quest to help others.

Simon Brown and Tempy Pattinson took the internet by storm when they shared a discussion on how they inspired each other back in August.

Since meeting to film that video, Simon and Tempy have stayed in touch and formed a unique friendship over their passion for fundraising.

Despite only being five years old, Tempy continues to raise awareness of the work Help for Heroes does by setting herself fundraising targets for sponsored events.

Her latest challenge was a 5k run in Darlington, and Simon came along to cheer her on: