A powerlifter with Down's Syndrome whose parents were told he would never make a "valuable contribution to society" has been crowned British champion.
Dan McGauley, 31, from Colchester was born with a heart condition, and he is also partially deaf and has autism.
His mother Judith McGauley said: "We were told he wouldn't walk, he wouldn't talk. He wouldn't go to school, he wouldn't achieve anything.
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