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Prosthetic Limbs Give Soldiers New Lease Of Life

November 27, 2013

At Headley Court Military Rehabilitation Centre in Surrey, injured British service personnel are receiving help to rebuild their lives with the most up-to-date prosthetic limbs available.

The latest technology micro-processor limbs, known as “bionic legs”, are available to all members of the armed forces who have been wounded in Iraq or Afghanistan.

Earlier this year, the unit received a funding boost from the Treasury’s special reserve of £6.5m. The BBC’s John Maguire reports.

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