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Nick Barr-Hamilton was paralysed in a rugby accident at the age of 16. Subsequently he became a Christian, got married and is now ordained as a priest.

‘My life is not what I imagined as a boy, but it is a full life, and while many of my earlier hopes have been smashed to pieces, others have exceeded my wildest dreams.’

Nick features as part of the book ‘John Sentamu’s Hope Stories’ published by Darton Longman and Todd (Sept 2014). (ISBN: 978-0-232-53109-1).  Watch a short video of his hope story ' A full life' here: