DEBBIE Criddle won gold and silver medals in the equestrian competition at the Paralympic Games in London yesterday (September 2) afternoon.

Debbie, from Trull, who lost an arm in a traffic accident several years ago, came second on her horse, LJT Akills, in the Grade III contest.

It was later confirmed that Debbie won gold with the team event with Lee Pearson, Sophie Christiansen and Sophie Wells.

 It was a fifth successive team title for Great Britain, ahead of Germany and Ireland, with a Paralympic record 468.817.

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