Marathon-running amputee Clare Forbes is 'a lucky mum'

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A woman who had both legs amputated below the knee after contracting meningitis has said she is very lucky to have had two children.

Since her illness 10 years ago Clare Forbes, from Crawley in West Sussex, has completed the London and New York marathons, and the Great North and Great South runs.

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