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Amelia Green, 11, of Walpole St Andrew bags World Transplant Games medals for Great Britain as part of King's College Hospital team


By Pete Woodhouse


The World Transplant Games took place in Newcastle and a local girl represented Great Britain as part of the King's College Hospital team.

Eleven year-old Amelia Green of Walpole St Andrew gained silver medals in backstroke, free style swimming and the sprint race, and gold in the long jump.

The winning British team took all top three places in the backstroke event.

Amelia Green of Walpole St Andrew, 11 (16022320)
Amelia Green of Walpole St Andrew, 11 (16022320)

Amelia had a liver transplant at the age of seven months.



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