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Amputee who lost both legs successfully climbs summit of the Matterhorn

A former soldier who lost both of his legs in Iraq has become the first above-the-knee double amputee to summit the Matterhorn. Neil Heritage, 39, along with friend Mark Hooks, 46, both from Poole, Dorset, successfully scaled the Alpine mountain on Friday after two previous attempts.

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