Miracle baby who almost died heads to university

A premature baby who was so poorly she almost died and whose parents were warned that even if she did survive, she was likely to be left with health issues, is now a teenager celebrating successful A-levels.

AASMA DAY talks to Shannon Buck’s mum Lisa about her amazing achievements and her pride that her daughter is about to head to university.


Where to play boules in Lancashire

Boules or pétanque is a traditional game where the goal is to toss or roll hollow steel balls as close as possible to a small wooden ball called a cochonnet or jack, while standing inside a circle with both feet on the ground.
Kevin Shurmer who has MS and has launched the "Balls To MS" campaign to raise money for the Multiple Sclerosis Society

Kevin gets a kick out of saying ‘Balls to MS’

A Lancashire man who was suddenly diagnosed with multiple sclerosis which has robbed him of his ability to do the sporting activities he loves has launched a “Balls to MS” campaign and has amassed a collection of sporting memorabilia which he is planning to auction to raise money for the Multiple Sclerosis Society. He tells AASMA DAY his story

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