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Amputee gets half marathon go-ahead

A woman who has had both legs amputated and was told she couldn't take part in the Bristol Half Marathon because she would take too long has been given a reprieve

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Amputee barred from Bristol Half Marathon

A woman who has had both legs amputated has been told she cannot take part in the Bristol Half Marathon because she would take too long. Jo Blinman had hoped to walk the 13 miles over the course of a week but the council says it simply cannot afford to keep the event going that long.

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