PARALYMPICS: Millward claims second London medal

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WILTSHIRE swimmer Stephanie Millward claimed her second medal of the London 2012 Paralympics tonight.

The 30-year-old Corsham swimmer led off the Great Britain team in the women's 4x100m freestyle relay (34 points) event at the Aquatics Centre, Britain goign on to claim bronze in a new European record time.

Millward clocked 1:04.15 before handing on to Claire Cashmore, Susannah Rodgers and Louise Watkin completing the final two legs as Britain finished behind Australia - in a new world record time of 4:20.39 - and the United States.

The Swansea-based swimmer clinched the first Paralympic medal of her career last Friday when she won silver in the women's S9 100m backstroke.

MORE ON THIS STORY, PLUS ALL THE LATEST FROM WILTSHIRE'S PARALYMPIANS IN THURSDAY'S GAZETTE & HERALD AND FRIDAY'S WILTSHIRE TIMES

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