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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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Millward wins first ever Paralympic gold medal

Stephanie Millward proudly displaying her gold medal Credit: PA

Wiltshire's Stephanie Millward ended her long wait for a Paralympic Gold last night, by winning the S8 100 metres backstroke.

She's competing in her third games and narrowly missed out on setting a new world record.

The 34 year-old from Corsham has been living with MS for 18 years.

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