A father who lost three fingers in a horrific motorbike smash has them replaced… with two of his TOES

Father who lost three fingers in a horrific motorbike smash has them replaced… with two of his TOES Jonas Barber lost three fingers during a motorbike race in Lincolnshire The toe next to big toe on each foot was removed and attached to his right hand in 12-hour operation last year 'They aren't the prettiest of things but I don't really care,' says 31-year-old . Prof Kay carried out the UK's first hand transplant on Mark Cahill in December.

The black Florence Nightingale and the making of a PC myth: One historian explains how Mary Seacole"s story never stood up

The black Florence Nightingale and the making of a PC myth: One historian explains how Mary Seacole's story never stood upClaims of her achievements have been hugely oversold for political reasons, says leading historian'Seacole was not a pioneer nurse, she didn't call herself a nurse'Contrary to accounts, Seacole was never awarded a Crimea Medal | UPDATED: 00:38 GMT, 31 December 2012 Pioneer Mary Seacole was voted greatest Black Briton but are people misguided She is regarded as our greatest black Briton, a woman who did more to advance the cause of nursing – and race relations – than almost any other individual. On the Crimea's bloody battlefields, she is said to have saved the lives of countless wounded soldiers and nursed them to health in a clinic paid for out of her own pocket