Archive : September 2012

I fell in love with Pete as I watched him lose his legs in Afghanistan

 As Laura Dunning watched her TV she was filled with horror. As the documentary about doctors and nurses in war zones would have been hard-hitting at the best of times, but it was more difficult for her as she knew the injured man they were treating. It was Laura's childhood sweetheart Pete Du...

20 Sep 2012 by Sarah

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I died like Fabrice Muamba, now I'm helping others

It's hard to believe that just six weeks ago Chloe Whitehouse literally dropped dead as she tidied her room. Today, she's the picture of health, but she suffered the same condition as footballer Fabrice Muamba, whose heart stopped during an FA Cup match in March this year, watched by millions. Chl...

20 Sep 2012 by Sarah

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A TV show found me my hero husband

When injured Royal Marine Pete Dunning was helped by the Haig Housing Trust's Coming Home Campaign, he wanted to raise awareness of their amazing work. So he and wife Laura Dunning decided to tell their extraordinary story to raise awareness of the charity, which helps servicemen and women to be re...

18 Sep 2012 by Sarah

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