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  Penny Roberts Thursday 27 February 2003  
Penny Roberts was paralysed from the neck down after a sky dive from 15,000 feet went terribly wrong.

Since then she's taken to the skies again, had a child and has just returned from America where she hopes new treatment could help her regain her movement.
Penny Roberts joins Jenni to talk about this controversial treatment and life since her accident.

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