Man, 47, learns how to walk again for the first time since 1986 when he was run over by a car

Man, 47, walks again for first time after car accident in 1986 left him wheel-chair bound Martial arts classes helped to strengthen Mark's bodyHe can now stand unaided and move a few steps | UPDATED: 15:01 GMT, 3 September 2012 A man has walked for the first time in 26 years after a road accident left him in a wheelchair at the age of 21.

Mother told to consider aborting her baby three times after doctor misread scan refuses and has healthy daughter

I refused to give up on her: Mother has healthy daughter despite being told THREE times by doctor to abort her Ms Chilvers had to wait an agonising five weeks before a second scan revealed her baby was healthy | UPDATED: 12:23 GMT, 13 July 2012 A mother who said she was told to have an abortion three times has described her relief after she gave birth to a healthy girl.