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Toddler struck down with rare illness defies odds with progress

Felicity has learned to play with her toys using her feet

This time last year, we brought you the story of a Newport toddler left paralysed after being struck down by a rare condition.

Felicity Watkins was diagnosed with Guillain-Barré syndrome, where the body's immune system attacks part of the nervous system. She was left completely paralysed.

Doctors said she would have a 10% chance of survival.

But 12 months on, Felicity is no longer fighting for her life - she's fighting back.

She has regained use of her legs which she uses to play with her toys, and is slowly progressing with her walking.

Kathryn Tresilian reports:.