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Rio 2016 Paralympics: The highs and the lows

Athletes from across the West Country have been competing in a range of sports at the Paralympics in Rio. Here are their achievements.

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Cornwall's Reid takes bronze as US athlete falls

Reid and Waters power through to a bronze medal as Elizabeth Baker falls Credit: PA

There was some success for Melissa Reid from Porthtowan in Cornwall in the PT5 Triathlon final this afternoon.

She took bronze with support from her guide Nicole Waters, after USA's Elizabeth Baker took a fall.

But they couldn't quite catch fellow Brit Alison Patrick who took silver.

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