Lake District hotelier in 900 mile "Swim of Peace"

Swimmers prepare for "Swim of Peace" Credit: ITV Border

A Lake District hotelier who was told he would never walk properly or play sports has taken part in a 900 mile relay swim along the coast of North Africa. Thomas Noblett captained the England team in the first stage of the International Swim of Peace, designed to show how the region is returning to normal after the Arab spring. Tim Backshall has been hearing his story.

Below is the interview in it's entirety: